List of political and geographic subdivisions by total area (all)

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This is one of a series of comprehensive lists of continents, countries, and first level administrative country subdivisions such as states, provinces, and territories, as well as certain political and geographic features of substantial area.[1] Some divisions are listed twice, with one listing including territory that is excluded in the other for various reasons, including territorial disputes. Names of currently existing countries are bolded, while names of geographic features are italicized. There is intentional overlap between the lists in order to maximize ease of use.

Geographic entity Area (km²) Notes
Earth 510,065,284 Total surface area (70.8% water coverage and 29.2% land coverage).
Ocean 361,126,221 Total water coverage (70.8% of Earth's surface).
Pacific Ocean and adjacent seas 179,700,000 Largest ocean, including adjacent Celebes Sea, Coral Sea, East China Sea, Philippine Sea, Sea of Japan, South China Sea, Sulu Sea, Tasman Sea, and Yellow Sea.
Pacific Ocean excluding adjacent seas 155,557,000 Largest ocean.
Land 148,939,063 Total land coverage (29.2% of Earth's surface).
Atlantic Ocean and adjacent seas 106,400,000 Second largest ocean, including adjacent Denmark Strait, Greenland Sea, Norwegian Sea, Barents Sea, Strait of Gibraltar and Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Hudson Bay, Arctic Ocean, North Sea, Baltic Sea, and Celtic Sea.
Afro-Eurasia 84,211,532 Largest contiguous landmass.
Atlantic Ocean excluding adjacent seas 76,762,000 Second largest ocean.
Indian Ocean and adjacent seas 73,556,000 Third largest ocean, including Andaman Sea, Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal, Great Australian Bight, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, Laccadive Sea, Mozambique Channel, Persian Gulf, Red Sea, and Strait of Malacca.
Indian Ocean excluding adjacent seas 68,556,000 Third largest ocean.
Eurasia 53,990,000 Largest broadly connected contiguous landmass, comprising the traditional continents of Europe and Asia; sometimes considered a single continent, it covers 10.6% of the Earth's surface (36.2% of the land area).
Asia 44,579,000 Largest continent.
Americas 42,549,000 Large contiguous landmass viewed in some parts of the world as single continent. This view is held in Latin America, Greece, Italy and Spain.
Moon 37,930,000 Satellite in orbit around the Earth, excluded by treaty from national claims of ownership.
 British Empire 34,000,000 Largest multi-country empire, under King George V between 1914 and 1917. There are numerous conflicting sources for the size of the Empire at its maximum extent and when that extent occurred. The empire is known to have been 35,800,000 km² between 1917 and 1920, because of the acquisition of the former German colonial possessions after World War I; it was 36,400,000 km² between 1920 and 1922 as a result of the establishment of the British Mandate of Mesopotamia and the British Mandate for Palestine; the Empire had an area of 35,400,000 km² between 1922 and 1932 as a result of the Unilateral Declaration of Egyptian Independence and the Anglo-Irish Treaty recognizing Irish independence. Finally, in 1932, the British Empire is known to have a size of 32,000,000 km², after the granting of independence to numerous colonies.
Mongol Empire 33,200,000 Multi-country empire, under Kublai Khan in 1268.
Commonwealth of Nations 31,462,574 Supranational political entity.
Africa 30,221,532 Second largest continent.
African Union 29,797,500 Supranational political entity.
North America 24,490,000 Continent.
 Russian Empire 22,800,000 Multi-country empire, in 1866.
 Soviet Union 22,402,200 Largest country in the world from 1922 until its dissolution in 1991.
Southern Ocean 20,327,000 Ocean.
South America 17,840,000 Continent.
 UNASUR/UNASUL 17,715,335 Supranational political entity including most nations of South America.
 Russia 17,098,242 Largest country in the world; crosses Europe and Asia.
Spain Spanish Empire 15,850,000 Multi-country empire, under Charles III; size is approximate.
 Qing Empire, China 14,700,000 Multi-country empire in Asia under the Yongzheng Emperor (r. 1723–1735) and his son the Qianlong Emperor (r. 1735–1796).
Arctic Ocean 14,056,000 Ocean.
 Antarctica 14,000,000 Continent.
Yuan Khanate China 14,000,000 Multi-country empire in Asia under the Yuan Khanate 1279-1368. Measured at its maximum extant in 1310.
 Arab League 13,953,041 Supranational political entity.
Umayyad (Arab Caliphate). 13,200,000 Under Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik, 723-743.
Siberia 13,138,242 Traditional historic and geographic region of Russia.
France Second French colonial empire 12,898,000 Multi-country empire under President Albert Lebrun, in 1938. Includes France, and all possessions under French sovereignty in Africa, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and South America.
Mercosur 12,781,179 Supranational political entity consisting of 4 South American countries
Portugal Portuguese Empire 10,400,000 The Portuguese overseas empire at its greatest extent in 1815. Including but not limited to Brazil, Angola and Mozambique.
Europe 10,180,000 Continent.
Abbasid (Arab Caliphate). 10,000,000 Estimate at its apex in 850. Lasting from 750-1258.
 Canada 9,970,610 Second largest country in the world; largest country in North America, and in the Western Hemisphere.
United States Maximum overseas expansion of the United States 9,948,908 This estimate is based on the combined area of the United States, plus the areas of Philippines, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa and United States Minor Outlying Islands, over which the U.S. acquired sovereignty in 1898 at the end of the Spanish-American war. Self-government was restored to Cuba in 1906, and to the Philippines in 1934.
 People's Republic of China (PRC, including disputed areas) 9,742,010 Largest country located entirely in Asia. Including PRC-administered area (Aksai Chin and Trans-Karakoram Tract, both territories claimed by India), South Tibet (controlled by India but claimed by China) and the disputed territories of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu which the Republic of China (Taiwan) has continued to govern after the PRC replaced it on the mainland; total of separate UN figures for mainland China and the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong (1,099 km2) and Macau (26 km2).
 People's Republic of China (PRC, non-disputed areas) 9,706,961 Largest country located entirely in Asia. Excluding disputed territories not under PRC administration, i.e. excluding South Tibet and Republic of China (Taiwan); total of separate UN figures for mainland China and the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong (1,099 km2) and Macau (26 km2).
 United States of America 9,522,055 Country in North America. Includes the 50 states and District of Columbia, and Indian Reservations. Includes inland water area of 78,797 mi2 (204,083 km2 and Great Lakes water of 60,251 mi2 (156,049 km2); excludes coastal water area of 42,225 mi2 (109,362 km2) and territorial water area of 75,372 mi2 (195,213 km2)[2]
Oceania 9,008,458 Geopolitical area including Australia and other islands and territories in the Pacific Ocean.
 Brazil 8,514,877 Largest country in South America. Includes Arquipélago de Fernando de Noronha, Atol das Rocas, Ilha da Trindade, Ilhas Martim Vaz, and Penedos de São Pedro e São Paulo. All islands together make 365 km2 (less than 0.003% of all continental territory).
France First French colonial empire 8,232,162 Multi-country empire under King Louis XV, in 1754; size is estimated based upon the Louisiana Purchase, as well as the additional whole U.S. States and Canadian Provinces which now exist where New France used to, and the whole States and territories of India which correspond to the former French East India Company, does not include France.
The Indies 8,063,879 A European Colonial term for South and South East Asia, sometimes also known as the Indosphere.
Australasia 7,955,717 A subdivision of Oceania.
United States Contiguous United States 7,902,634 Includes the 48 contiguous states and District of Columbia, and Indian Reservations, but excludes Alaska and Hawaii.
 Australia 7,686,848 Continent and country in Oceania. Includes Jervis Bay Territory (73km2) , Cocos (Keeling) Islands (14 km2), Christmas Island (135 km2) and Lord Howe Island (56 km2). Also includes the uninhabited Ashmore and Cartier Islands (5 km2), Coral Sea Islands Territory (0,9 km2), Heard and McDonald Islands (372 km2) and Macquarie Island (231 km2). Excludes claims on Antarctica (Australian Antarctic Territory, 6,119,818 km2).
Sassanid Empire 7,400,000 Successor state to the Parthian Empire in the middle east and Iran, lasting from 224-651, size estimated at its apex in 550.
 Empire of Japan 7,400,000 Multi-country empire under Prime Minister Hideki Tojo, in 1943.
 New France 7,191,613 Maximum colonial expansion of France in North America in 1754.
Ming China 6,500,000 Chinese Empire after the overthrow of the Yuan Mongol dynasty 1368-1644. Measured at its maximum extent in 1450.
Achaemenid Empire 6,240,000 An empire in Iran and other countries from Greece and Egypt to Uzbekistan From 550 to 330 B.C.
Europe (excluding European Russia) 6,220,000 Traditional region.
Russia Far Eastern Federal District 6,215,900 Federal district of Russia created May 2000.
Khanate of the Golden Horde 6,000,000 Multi-country empire in Europe and Asia a Khanate remnant of the Mongol Empire, lasting from 1240-1502. Size is approximate at its apex in 1310.
Australia Australian Antarctic Territory 5,896,500 Australian claim to Antarctica.
 Ottoman Empire 5,500,000 Early modern empire centered in Turkey at its greatest extent in 1689 under Suleiman II.
Macedonia (ancient kingdom) 5,200,000 Ancient empire centered in Macedonia at its greatest extent in 323 BC under Alexander the Great.
SAARC 5,130,746 Supranational political entity.
Russia Siberian Federal District 5,114,800 Federal district of Russia created May 2000, distinct from but also included in the historical region of the same name.
Fatimid Caliphate 5,100,000 Western remnant of the Umayyad Caliphate lasting from 909-1171, estimated at its greatest extent in 969.
Maurya Empire 5,000,000 Indian Empire lasted from 321-185 BC, size is calculated to be the greatest extent reached in 265 BC.
Great Seljuq Empire 5,000,000 Turkish Empire in the middle east, was the European antagonist during the Crusades. Lasted from 1037-1194, size is calculated to be the greatest extent reached in 1092.
Mexico First Mexican Empire 5,000,000 Largest extent of Mexican holdings, from 1822-23; included almost all current territory of Mexico, the Southwestern United States, and all of Central America except for Panama.
Tang China 4,900,000 Chinese Empire from 618-907. Measured at its maximum extent in 700.
Roman Empire 4,872,000[3] Multi Country Empire in antiquity, under Trajan in AD 117.
Pala Empire 4,600,000 One of the Indian Middle Kingdoms lasting from 780-1154, size is estimated at the apex in 815.
Timurid dynasty 4,600,000 A Persian Middle Eastern empire, rising after the Mongol Empire lasting from 1355-1740, measured at its apex in 1405.
ASEAN 4,465,501 Supranational political entity.
 European Union 4,325,675 Supranational political entity.
Tibetan Empire 4,000,000 The Tibetan state lasting from 650-842, measured at its apex in 800.
European Russia 3,960,000 Traditional historic and geographic region of Russia.
Rupert's Land 3,900,000 An area of British North America, under the jurisdiction of the Hudson's Bay Company.
Italy Italian Colonial Empire 3,800,000 Overseas empire at its greatest extent in 1940.
Ilkhanate 3,750,000 A Khanate remnant of the Mongol Empire, lasting from 1256-1355, measured at its apex in 1310.
 Argentina (including claims) 3,748,072 Second largest country in South America. Includes claims over the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, and Argentine Antarctica, which are not under Argentine de facto control.
Netherlands Dutch Colonial Empire 3,700,000 Overseas empire at its greatest extent in 1940. Includes Indonesia.
Chola Dynasty 3,600,000 A south Asian empire lasting from 330 BC-1279, measured at its apex in 1050.
Zealandia 3,500,000 Largest microcontinent (size is approximate).
South China Sea 3,500,000 Marginal sea occurring in part of the Pacific Ocean south of China, and bordered predominately by Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, and the Philippines.
Gupta Empire 3,500,000 One of the Indian Middle Kingdoms lasting from 320-560, size is estimated at the apex in 400.
 Byzantine Empire 3,500,000 Remnant of the Roman Empire at its greatest extent in 520 under Justin I.
German Empire German colonial empire 3,500,000 The German colonial empire lasting from 1871-1918.
 India (including disputed areas) 3,287,263 Third largest country in Asia (after Russia and China). Includes all disputed territories.
Parthian Empire 3,200,000 A Persian Middle Eastern empire lasting from 248 BC-226, was the successor state to the Greek Seleucid Empire and a major antagonist to the Roman Empire. Measured at its apex circa 100 BC.
Arabian Peninsula 3,189,612 A geographic region of the Middle East.
 India (non-disputed areas) 3,166,414 Third largest country in Asia (after Russia and China). Excludes non-Indian-administered disputed territories (Aksai Chin and Trans-Karakoram Tract in China; Azad Kashmir and Gilgit–Baltistan in Pakistan). Includes all Indian-administered territories, which contains the China-claimed South Tibet, administered by India as part of Arunachal Pradesh.
United States Thirteen Colonies 3,151,827 Found by taking the size of the United States less the size of its acquired territories.[4]
 Sakha Republic 3,103,200 Largest federal subject of Russia.
Seleucid Empire 3,000,000 A Greek/Persian Middle Eastern empire lasting from 312-63 BC, was the successor state to the Achaemenid Empire. Measured at its apex circa 300 BC.
Grand Duchy of Moscow 3,000,000 A precursor to the Russian Empire, lasting from 1263-1547.
 Mughal Empire 3,000,000 An Islamic Empire in India lasting from 1526-1707.
Medes (Median Empire) 2,800,000 An early Persian Middle Eastern empire lasting from 625-549 BC.
 Argentina (excluding disputed claims) 2,780,400 Second largest country in South America. Does not include claims over Falkland Islands, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, nor Argentine Antarctica (969,000 km2).
Caribbean Sea 2,754,000 Body of water between North and South America.
 Kazakhstan 2,724,900 In Asia; largest landlocked country in the world.
Han Dynasty 2,684,886 The Chinese Empire lasting from 206 BC-220.
Song Dynasty 2,684,886 The Chinese Empire lasting from 960-1279.
 Western Australia 2,525,500 Largest state of Australia.
Mediterranean Sea 2,500,000 Body of water separating Europe and Africa.
Greco-Bactrian Kingdom 2,500,000 A successor state to the Seleucid Empire in what is now Afghanistan and Uzbekistan lasting from 256-125 BC.
Norway Queen Maud Land 2,500,000 Norwegian Antarctic claim.
 Algeria 2,381,741 Largest country in Africa.
 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2,344,858 Second largest country in Africa.
Russia Krasnoyarsk Krai 2,339,700 Federal subject of Russia.
Denmark Kingdom of Denmark 2,220,093 Including Denmark, Greenland and Faroe Islands.
 Greenland 2,175,600 An autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark Denmark; technically part of North America, and that continent's third-largest country.
 Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 Largest country in Middle East.
United States Louisiana Purchase 2,147,000 Area of the United States purchased from France in 1803, which now comprises all or part of fifteen U.S. states.
 Chile (Including Territorial Claims) 2,007,208 Includes Easter Island (Isla de Pascua; Rapa Nui), Isla Sala y Gómez and Antarctica (1,250,000 km2).
Inca Empire 2,000,000 The Incan Empire along the Andean coast of South America lasting from 1438-1533.
France First French Empire 2,000,000 Multi-country empire under Emperor Napoleon I of France, from 1804-1814; size is approximate.
 CSA Confederate States of America 1,995,392 Unrecognized country in North America, 1861–1865.
 Mexico 1,958,201 Fourth largest country in North America; also third largest country in Latin America.
 Nunavut 1,936,113 Largest sub-federal jurisdiction of Canada, largest territory of Canada.
 Indonesia 1,904,569 In Southeast Asia; largest and most populous country situated only on islands.
 Sudan 1,886,068 Third largest country in Africa.
Russia Urals Federal District 1,788,900 Federal district of Russia created May 2000.
East Indies 1,784,398 A European Colonial term for Maritime Southeast Asia, including Malaysia, East Timor, the Philippines, Brunei, Singapore and Indonesia (less its territory on New Guinea).
 Libya 1,759,540 Country in northern Africa.
 Queensland 1,727,300 State of Australia.
 British Antarctic Territory 1,709,400 British claim to Antarctica
Russia Northwestern Federal District 1,677,900 Federal district of Russia created May 2000.
China Xinjiang 1,660,000 Largest autonomous region of China.
 Iran 1,648,195 Second largest country in Middle East.
 Amazonas 1,570,746 Largest state of Brazil.
 Mongolia 1,564,116 Country located between China and Russia.
 Alaska 1,518,800 Largest state of the United States.
Gulf of Mexico 1,500,000 Body of water in North America.
Russia Tyumen Oblast 1,435,200 Federal subject of Russia. Includes Khanty-Mansi and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrugs; without the autonomous okrugs, 161,800 km2.
Neo-Assyrian Empire 1,400,000 An ancient Middle Eastern empire along the Fertile Crescent, lasting from 934-609 BC.
 Quebec 1,365,128 Second largest sub-federal jurisdiction of Canada, largest province of Canada.
Mexican Cession 1,360,000 A large area of the First Mexican Empire, which was lost after the Mexican-American War in 1848 to the US.
 Northern Territory 1,346,200 Territory of Australia.
 Kalmar Union 1,322,358 A medieval and early modern Kingdom in Scandinavia consisting of Denmark, Iceland, Norway and most of modern Sweden and Finland, lasting from 1397-1523. Size does not include the colonial territories in Greenland.
 Peru 1,285,216 Country in South America.
 Chad 1,284,000 Country in Africa.
 Niger 1,267,000 Country in Africa.
Chile Antártica 1,250,258 Chilean claim to Antarctica
East China Sea 1,249,000 Marginal sea east of China, also bordered by South Korea and Japan.
 Pará 1,247,690 Second largest state of Brazil.
 Angola 1,246,700 Country in Africa.
 Mali 1,240,192 Country in Africa.
Hudson Bay 1,230,000 Body of water in northeastern Canada.
China Tibet Autonomous Region 1,228,400 Autonomous region of China.
 Ethiopian Empire (Abyssinia) 1,221,900 An African Empire lasting from 980 BC-1974.
 South Africa 1,221,148 Country in Africa. Area of mainland South Africa is 1,220,813 km2,[5] added to which are the Prince Edward Islands – Marion Island, 290 km2, and Prince Edward Island, 45 km2.[6]
Carolingian Empire 1,200,000 The maximum extent of Frankish Kingdom under Charlemagne in 814. An immediate precursor to the Holy Roman Empire.
 Northwest Territories 1,183,085 Territory of Canada.
China Inner Mongolia 1,183,000 Autonomous region of China.
 Colombia 1,138,914 Country in South America. Colombian census figure is 1,141,748 which includes three special districts and San Andrés and Providencia islands (52 km2).
 Ethiopia 1,104,300 Country in Africa.
 Bolivia 1,098,581 Country in South America.
 Ontario (including maritime territory) 1,076,395 Fourth largest sub-federal jurisdiction of Canada, second largest province of Canada.
Melanesia 1,040,672 One of the Island subdivisions of Oceania.
French East India Company 1,040,549 The maximum extent of French Colonial rule in India in 1754. Estimated by adding together the areas of the States and territories of India which correspond approximately to the French East India Company.
Russia Volga Federal District 1,038,000 Federal district of Russia created May 2000.
 Mauritania 1,025,520 Country in Africa.
 Republic of Texas 1,007,935 Briefly independent breakaway state from the First Mexican Empire in 1835, later annexed in 1846 by the United States.
 Tierra del Fuego 1,002,445 If taken to include claims to the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, and Argentine Antarctica (none of which are controlled by Argentina). Argentina's largest province, if these claims are included.
New Kingdom 1,000,000 The final imperial phase of dynastic Egypt, lasting from 1570-1070 BC.
Chorągiew królewska króla Zygmunta III Wazy.svg Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth 990,000 Cosmopolitan Central European country with a complex political system being a combination of noble's democracy, elective monarchy and federation, under Sigismund III in 1619; 17th century superpower.
South Australia South Australia 983,482 State of Australia.
 Egypt 980,869 Country in Africa; excluding the Hala'ib Triangle.
Sea of Japan 978,000 Body of water between the Korean Peninsula to the west, Russia to the north, and Japan to the east. Also known as the East Sea.
Greenland Northeast Greenland National Park 972,000 Largest administrative division of Greenland; largest National Park in the world.
Alaska Unorganized Borough, Alaska 970,500 Subdivision of Alaska; largest sub-state entity in the United States.
Bandera de la Provincia de Tierra del Fuego.svg Argentine Antarctica 965,597 Argentine claim over Antarctica
 Tanzania 945,087 Country in Africa. Includes the islands of Mafia, Pemba, and Zanzibar.
Argentine Sea 940,000 Body of water within the continental shelf off the Argentine mainland. It extends from Buenos Aires Province coast on the North to the Falkland Islands on the South.
 British Columbia 925,186 Province of Canada. Land area only.
 Nigeria 923,768 Country in Africa.
Merovengian Kingdom of Francia 918,881 The Frankish Kingdom after the conquest of Burgundy, lasting from 536-768.
 Ontario 917,741 Province of Canada. Land area only. With water, it exceeds 1,000,000.
 Venezuela 912,050 Country in South America; does not include claims on Guayana Esequiba. If included, the area would be 1,075,945 km2.
 Mato Grosso 903,358 State of Brazil.
 Pakistan (including disputed areas) 880,254 Country in Central Asia. Includes Pakistani-administered disputed territories (Azad Kashmir and Northern Areas).
Grand Duchy of Lithuania 876,600 A large medieval pagan empire in Europe lasting from 1253-1569 as an independent state, prior to its union with Poland. Measured at its greatest extent in the 15th century.
 Namibia 824,292 Country in Africa.
 Holy Roman Empire 814,415 Central European Confederacy from 962-1806. Measured at its largest extent under Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor.
 Mozambique 801,590 Country in Africa.
New South Wales New South Wales 800,642 State of Australia.
Akkadian Empire 800,000 An ancient middle eastern empire centered on the Fertile Crescent, lasting from 2400-2200 BC.
 Pakistan (non-disputed areas) 796,095 Country in Central Asia. Excludes all disputed territories.
Russia Khabarovsk Krai 788,600 Federal subject of Russia.
New Guinea 786,000 Island divided between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
 Turkey 783,562 Country partly in Europe and partly in Asia.
Union Jack of Sweden and Norway (1844-1905).svg Union between Sweden and Norway (United Kingdom of Sweden and Norway) 774,184 A Kingdom in Scandinavia between 1814-1905.
Russia Irkutsk Oblast 767,900 Federal subject of Russia.
 Chile 756,096 Includes Easter Island (Isla de Pascua; Rapa Nui) and Isla Sala y Gómez, excludes claims on Antarctica (1,250,000 km2).
 Zambia 752,618 Country in Africa.
Russia Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug 750,300 Federal subject of Russia. Also included in Tyumen Oblast total.
Borneo 748,168 Island divided between Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia.
Russia Chukotka Autonomous Okrug 737,700 Federal subject of Russia.
China Qinghai 721,200 Largest province of China.
Seal of the Oregon Territory.png Oregon Territory 720,011 Territory acquired from Britain by the US in 1848.
Saudi Arabia Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia (Ash Sharqiyah) 710,000 Largest province of Saudi Arabia.
 Texas 696,200 State of the United States.
Visigothic Kingdom 684,738 A Germanic Kingdom on the Iberian peninsula, lasting from 474-723. Measured at its apex in 500.
 Austria-Hungary 676,615 Central European empire from 1867 to 1918.
 Myanmar 676,578 Country in Southeast Asia.
Greenland Qaasuitsup 660,000 Largest municipality of Greenland.
Russia Central Federal District 652,800 Federal district of Russia, created May 2000.
 Afghanistan 652,090 Country in Central Asia.
 Alberta 642,317 Province of Canada.
 Somalia 637,657 Country in Africa.
Greenland Sermersooq 635,600 Second largest municipality of Greenland.
Niger Agadez Department 634,209 Largest department of Niger.
 Nazi Germany 633,786 Nazi Germany encompasses present day Germany, and a few other territories.
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg Austrian Empire 625,418 A central European empire lasting from 1804-1867
 Central African Republic 622,984 Country in Africa.
 South Sudan 619,745 Country in Africa.
Merovengian Kingdom of Francia 611,759 The Frankish Kingdom at its founding under Clovis I in 481.
 Ukraine 603,700 Second largest European country.
Chad Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Region 600,350 Largest region of Chad.
 Saskatchewan 591,670 Province of Canada.
Russia Southern Federal District 589,200 Federal district of Russia, created May 2000.
Russia Arkhangelsk Oblast 587,400 Federal subject of Russia. Includes Nenets Autonomous Okrug; without the autonomous okrug, 410,700 km2.
 Madagascar 587,041 Island country in Africa. Second largest country composed of a single island (after Australia).
 Minas Gerais 586,528 State of Brazil.
Ostrogothic Kingdom 586,046 A Germanic Kingdom in Italy and Illyria after the fall of the Western Roman Empire, lasting from 476-553. Measurement is approximate.
 Botswana 581,730 Country in Africa.
 Kenya 580,367 Country in Africa.
Caliphate of Córdoba 570,000 A Moorish Caliphate in Iberia after the local withdrawal of the Fatimid Caliphate, lasting from 756-1031.
Bahia Bahia 564,693 State of Brazil.
Algeria Tamanrasset Province 557,906 Largest province of Algeria.
Manitoba Manitoba 553,556 Province of Canada.
 France 551,500 Third largest European country (Metropolitan France only). The French Republic includes French overseas territories and covers 674,843 km2, excluding claims on Antarctica (432,000 km2). With its overseas territories France proceeds Ukraine as the second largest European country.
Flag of the German Empire.svg German Empire 540,000 The unified German state from 1871-1918.
 Yemen 527,968 Country in Middle East. Includes Perim, Socotra, the former Yemen Arab Republic (YAR or North Yemen), and the former People's Democratic Republic of Yemen (PDRY or South Yemen).
Russia Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug 523,100 Federal subject of Russia. Also included in Tyumen Oblast total.
Central America 521,499 Region between North America and South America.
 Thailand 513,115 Country in Southeast Asia.
 Spain 505,992 Country in Europe. Includes mainland Spain, the Balearic Islands and Canary Islands, as well as the Spanish possessions (Plazas de Soberanía) off the coast of Morocco (Ceuta, Melilla, Islas Chafarinas, Peñón de Alhucemas, and Peñón de Vélez de la Gomera), and Isla de Alborán almost midway between Morocco and Spain, all the latter being claimed by Morocco.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Orientale 503,239 Largest province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Middle Kingdom of Egypt 500,000 The second Egyptian dynastic empire lasting from 2080-1640 BC.
Neo-Babylonian Empire 500,000 An ancient Middle Eastern empire centered on the Fertile Crescent, lasting from 626 to 539 BC.
Aztec Empire 500,000 A Meso-American Empire in Mexico lasting from 1325-1521.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Katanga 496,877 Second largest province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Mali Tombouctou Region 496,611 Largest region of Mali.
 Turkmenistan 488,100 Country in Central Asia.
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark-Norway 487,476 A Scandinavian kingdom lasting from 1536 to 1814.
China Sichuan 485,000 Province of China.
Libya Kufra District 483,510 Largest district of Libya. The 32 districts were reorganized into 22 Sha'biyah in 2007, but Kufra appears to have retained its borders.
 Cameroon 475,442 Country in Africa.
 Yukon 474,391 Territory of Canada.
Russia Kamchatka Krai 472,300 Federal subject of Russia.
 Papua New Guinea 462,840 Country in Oceania.
Russia Magadan Oblast 461,400 Federal subject of Russia.
China Gansu 454,300 Province of China.
New Zealand Ross Dependency 450,000 New Zealand claim to Antarctica.
 Sweden 449,964 Country in Europe. Includes Gotland and Öland.
 Uzbekistan 447,400 Country in Central Asia; largest doubly landlocked country of the world.
 Morocco 446,550 Country in Africa; excluding Western Sahara.
 Iraq 438,317 Country in Middle East.
France Adélie Land 432,000 French claim to Antarctica.
Russia Chita Oblast 431,500 Federal subject of Russia. Includes Agin-Buryat Autonomous Okrug; without the autonomous okrug, 412,500km2.
Kazakhstan Karagandy Province 428,000 Largest province of Kazakhstan.
Algeria Adrar Province 427,368 Second largest province of Algeria.
 California 423,970 State of the United States.
Indonesia Papua 421,981 Province of Indonesia, status uncertain following Indonesian declaration of intent to subdivide into smaller provinces.
Komi Republic Komi Republic 415,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Province 412,000 Second largest province of Saudi Arabia.
 Paraguay 406,752 Country in South America.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Équateur 403,292 Third largest province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Old Kingdom 400,000 The first unified Egyptian empire lasting from 2686–2134 BC.
Middle Assyrian period 400,000 An ancient Middle Eastern kingdom in the Fertile Crescent, lasting from 1365–1000 BC.
China Yunnan 394,000 Province of China.
 Zimbabwe 390,757 Country in Africa.
Flag of Kurdistan.svg Kurdistan 390,000(Est.) Region in the Middle East; homeland of the Kurds
 Norway (total) 385,155 Country in Europe. Includes mainland Norway (324,220 km2) and the integral overseas areas of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (60,980 km2); excludes the dependency of Bouvet Island (49 km2) and the Antarctic dependency claims of Queen Maud Land and Peter I Island (~2,500,000 km2).
Alaska Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska 382,910 Subdivision of Alaska; largest county-equivalent in the United States.
 Montana 380,838 State of the United States.
 Japan 377,873 Country in Asia. Includes Ryukyu Islands (including Daitō Islands), Ogasawara Islands (Bonin Islands), Minami-Torishima (Marcus Island), Okino-Torishima and Volcano Islands (Kazan Islands); excludes the southern Kuril Islands.
Baltic Sea 377,000 Sea in Europe, bordered to the north by Sweden and Finland, to the east by Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, on the south by Poland and Germany, and on the West by Denmark.
Egypt New Valley Governorate 376,505 Largest governorate of Egypt.
 Newfoundland and Labrador 373,872 Province of Canada.
South Africa Northern Cape 372,889 Largest province of South Africa.
Caspian Sea 371,000 Body of water in Central Asia variously classed as the world's largest lake or a full-fledged sea. Between Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, and Iran.
Bolivia Santa Cruz Department 370,621 Largest department of Bolivia.
Peru Loreto Region 368,852 Largest region of Peru.
Russia Amur Oblast 363,700 Federal subject of Russia.
 Mato Grosso do Sul 357,125 State of Brazil.
 Germany 357,022 Country in Europe; before the German reunification took place on 3 October 1990, Germany consisted of the former Federal Republic of Germany (FRG, West Germany) with 248,689 km2 and the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) with 108,333 km2.
Ethiopia Oromia Region 353,632 Largest region of Ethiopia.
Buryatia Buryat Republic 351,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Libya Murzuq 349,790 2nd largest district of Libya. The 32 districts were reorganized into 22 Sha'biyah in 2007, but Murzuq appears to have retained its borders.
Sudan Northern 348,765 Largest state of Sudan.
Pakistan Balochistan 347,190 Largest province of Pakistan.
India Rajasthan 342,236 Largest state of India.
 Republic of the Congo 342,000 Country in Africa.
 Goiás 340,087 State of Brazil.
 Finland 338,145 Country in Europe. Includes Åland.
 South Yemen 332,970 Former country in the Middle East from 1967 to 1990; now reunified into Yemen.
 Maranhão 331,983 State of Brazil.
 Vietnam 331,689 Country in Southeast Asia.
 Malaysia 329,847 Country in Southeast Asia.
 Norway (excluding self-governing territories) 323,941 Country in Europe. Includes mainland Norway; excludes the integral overseas areas of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (60,980 km2), the dependency of Bouvet Island (49 km2) and the Antarctic dependency claims of Queen Maud Land and Peter I Island (~2,500,000 km2).
 Côte d'Ivoire 322,463 Country in Africa.
Russia Tomsk Oblast 316,900 Federal subject of Russia.
British Isles 315,134 A series of islands in northern Europe.
 New Mexico 314,915 State of the United States.
 Poland 312,685 Country in Central Europe.
 Oman 309,500 Country in Middle East.
India Madhya Pradesh 308,144 State of India.
India Maharashtra 307,713 State of India.
 Buenos Aires Province 307,571 Largest province of Argentina.
 Italy 301,318 Country in Europe.
Kazakhstan Aktobe Province 300,600 Second largest province of Kazakhstan.
 Philippines 300,000 Country in Southeast Asia.
Sudan North Darfur 296,420 Second largest state of Sudan.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Bandundu 295,658 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
 Arizona 295,254 State of the United States
 Kingdom of Romania 295,049 Kingdom of Romania (1881-1947) at its greater extent in between 1919-1940
 Nevada 286,351 State of the United States.
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.svg Yugoslavia 284,710 A Balkan country lasting from 1918–1992.
Algeria Illizi Province 284,618 Province of Algeria.
 Ecuador 283,561 Country in South America. Includes Galápagos Islands.
Kazakhstan East Kazakhstan Province 283,300 Third largest province of Kazakhstan.
 Rio Grande do Sul 281,749 State of Brazil.
Ethiopia Somali Region 279,252 Second largest region of Ethiopia.
 Tocantins 277,621 State of Brazil.
India Andhra Pradesh 275,068 State of India.
 Burkina Faso 274,000 Country in Africa.
 New Zealand 270,534 Country in Oceania. Includes Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Bounty Islands, Campbell Island, Chatham Islands, and Kermadec Islands. Excludes Niue (260 km2), the Cook Islands (236 km2) and Tokelau (12 km2), as well as the Antarctic claim of Ross Dependency (450,000 km2).
 Colorado 269,601 State of the United States.
 Gabon 267,668 Country in Africa.
 Western Sahara 266,000 Country in Africa; largely occupied by Morocco, some territory administered by the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.
 Oregon 254,805 State of the United States.
 Wyoming 253,348 State of the United States.
 Michigan 253,266 State of the United States.
Mauritania Tiris Zemmour 252,900 Largest region of Mauritania.
 Piauí 251,529 State of Brazil.
 Serbian Empire 250,000 Serbian medieval empire from 1346-1371.
 West Germany 248,689 Former country in Europe from 1949 to 1990; now reunified into Germany.
 São Paulo 248,209 State of Brazil.
 Guinea 245,857 Country in Africa.
Alaska North Slope Borough, Alaska 245,436 County of Alaska; largest county in the United States.
Indonesia East Kalimantan 245,238 Province of Indonesia.
 Chihuahua 244,938 Largest state of Mexico.
Great Lakes 244,100 Lake system in North America, predominately between Canada and the United States.
 Santa Cruz 243,943 Second largest province of Argentina.
 United Kingdom 242,900 Country in Europe. Excludes the three Crown dependencies (768 km2), the 13 British overseas territories (17,027 km2) and the British Antarctic Territory (1,395,000 km2).
Crown of Castile Crown of Castile 241,782 Royal union of Kingdoms in Spain lasting from 1230–1760, also known as the Kingdom of Castile y Leon.
 Uganda 241,038 Country in Africa.
India Uttar Pradesh 238,566 State of India.
 Ghana 238,533 Country in Africa.
 Romania 238,391 Country in Central Europe.
Bolivar State flag.png Bolívar 238,000 Largest state of Venezuela.
 Rondônia 237,576 State of Brazil.
 Laos 236,800 Country in Southeast Asia.
Caribbean 234,917 Also known as the West Indies, all the islands of the Caribbean Sea including the Greater Antilles, the Lesser Antilles and the Lucayan Archipelago.
 Victoria 227,146 State of Australia.
Kazakhstan Kyzylorda Province 226,000 Province of Kazakhstan.
 Minnesota 225,365 State of the United States.
 Chubut 224,686 Third largest province of Argentina.
 Roraima 224,299 State of Brazil.
Kazakhstan Almaty Province 224,000 Province of Kazakhstan.
Angola Moxico Province 223,023 Largest province of Angola.
 Jammu and Kashmir 222,236 State of India.
Sudan North Kurdufan 221,900 Third largest state of Sudan.
 Korea 220,186 Country in Asia prior to 1948; now divided into North Korea and South Korea.
 Utah 219,887 State of the United States.
Great Britain 219,000 An island of the British Isles, the largest of that group.
Flag of Hungary (1867-1918).svg Kingdom of Hungary 218,915 A European Kingdom lasting from 1000–1804. Measured at its apex in 1450.
Sudan Red Sea 218,887 State of Sudan.
 Idaho 216,446 State of the United States.
Mauritania Adrar 215,300 Second largest region of Mauritania.
 Guyana 214,969 Country in South America.
Bolivia Beni Department 213,564 Second largest department of Bolivia.
 Kansas 213,096 State of the United States.
Egypt Matruh Governorate 212,112 Second largest governorate of Egypt.
Algeria Ouargla Province 211,980 Province of Algeria.
China Hunan 210,000 Province of China.
 Belarus 207,600 Largest landlocked country in Europe.
Greater Antilles 207,435 An island grouping in the Caribbean.
China Shaanxi 205,600 Province of China.
Pakistan Punjab 205,344 Second largest province of Pakistan.
Egypt Red Sea Governorate 203,685 Third largest governorate of Egypt.
 Río Negro 203,013 Province of Argentina.
 Nebraska 200,345 State of the United States.
 Kyrgyzstan 199,900 Country in Central Asia.
 South Dakota 199,731 State of the United States.
 Paraná 199,315 State of Brazil.
Angola Cuando Cubango Province 199,049 Second largest province of Angola.
 Senegal 196,722 Country in Africa.
India Gujarat 196,024 State of India.
Kazakhstan Kostanay Province 196,000 Province of Kazakhstan.
 North Yemen 195,000 Former country in the Middle East from 1967 to 1990; now reunified into Yemen.
Russia Sverdlovsk Oblast 194,800 Federal subject of Russia.
India Karnataka 191,791 State of India.
Kingdom of the Lombards 189,418 A Germanic Kingdom in northern Italy, lasting from 568-774.
China Hebei 187,700 Province of China.
China Jilin 187,400 Province of China.
China Hubei 185,900 Province of China.
 Syria (including disputed areas) 185,180 Country in Middle East. Including the Golan Heights.
 Washington 184,665 State of the United States.
 Syria (non-disputed areas) 183,885 Country in Middle East. Excluding the Golan Heights.
 North Dakota 183,112 State of the United States.
Mauritania Hodh Ech Chargui 182,700 Third largest region of Mauritania.
 Sonora 182,052 State of Mexico.
Iran Sistan and Baluchestan Province 181,785 Largest province of Iran.
 Oklahoma 181,035 State of the United States.
 Cambodia 181,035 Country in Southeast Asia.
Iran Kerman Province 180,836 Second largest province of Iran.
 Missouri 180,533 State of the United States.
Flag of Amazonas State.svg Amazonas (Venezuelan state) 180,145 Second largest state of Venezuela.
China Guangdong 180,000 Province of China.
Russia Novosibirsk Oblast 178,200 Federal subject of Russia.
Russia Nenets Autonomous Okrug 176,700 Federal subject of Russia. Also included in Arkhangelsk Oblast total.
Somalia Somaliland 176,210 Historic region of Somalia.
China Guizhou 176,000 Province of China.
 Uruguay 175,016 Country in South America.
Kenya Rift Valley Province 173,854 Largest province of Kenya.
Saudi Arabia Al Madinah (Medina) 173,000 Third largest province of Saudi Arabia.
Republic of Karelia Republic of Karelia 172,400 Federal subject of Russia.
Mali Gao Region 170,572 Second largest region of Mali.
Tuva Tuva Republic 170,500 Federal subject of Russia.
 Florida 170,304 State of the United States.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Kasai-Oriental 170,302 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
 Wisconsin 169,639 State of the United States.
Russia Altai Krai 169,100 Federal subject of Russia.
South Africa Eastern Cape 168,966 Second largest province of South Africa.
Yemen Hadhramaut Governorate 167,280 Largest governorate of Yemen.
China Jiangxi 167,000 Province of China.
China Henan 167,000 Province of China.
Russia Primorsky Krai 165,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Kazakhstan Mangystau Province 165,600 Province of Kazakhstan.
Uzbekistan Karakalpakstan 165,600 Largest province of Uzbekistan.
Mongolia Ömnögovi 165,400 Largest aimag of Mongolia.
 Córdoba 165,321 Province of Argentina.
Kingdom of the Burgundians 164,166 A Germanic Kingdom in west-central France, lasting from 411-533.
Saudi Arabia Makkah Province 164,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
 Suriname 163,820 Country in South America.
 Tunisia 163,610 Country in Africa.
Algeria Béchar Province 162,200 Province of Algeria.
Madagascar Toliara Province 161,405 Largest Province of Madagascar.
Namibia Karas Region 161,215 Largest region of Namibia.
Padania Padania 160,908 Regional Area of Northern Italy as claimed by the Lega Nord
Russia Perm Krai 160,600 Federal subject of Russia.
Kenya Eastern Province 159,891 Second largest Province of Kenya.
Ethiopia Amhara Region 159,174 Third largest region of Ethiopia.
Algeria Tindouf Province 159,000 Province of Algeria.
Sudan South Kordufan 158,355 State of Sudan.
Burma Shan State 158,222 Largest state of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Divisions, and others titled as States).
China Shanxi 156,300 Province of China.
India Orissa 155,707 State of India.
 Salta 155,488 Province of Argentina.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Kasai-Occidental 154,742 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
 Georgia (U.S. state) 153,909 State of the United States.
China Shandong 153,800 Province of China.
Indonesia Central Kalimantan 153,564 Province of Indonesia.
 Acre 152,581 State of Brazil.
Mali Kidal Region 151,430 Third largest region of Mali.
Kazakhstan West Kazakhstan Province 151,300 Province of Kazakhstan.
Madagascar Mahajanga Province 150,023 Second largest Province of Madagascar.
Old Assyrian period 150,000 An ancient Middle Eastern kingdom in the Fertile Crsecent, lasting from 1920-1740 BC.
 Illinois 149,998 State of the United States.
 Coahuila 149,982 State of Mexico.
 Mendoza 148,827 Province of Argentina.
 Ceará 148,826 State of Brazil.
Zambia Northern Province 147,826 Largest province of Zambia.
Botswana Central District 147,730 Largest district of Botswana.
   Nepal 147,181 Country in South Asia.
Indonesia West Kalimantan 146,807 Province of Indonesia.
China Liaoning 145,900 Province of China.
 Iowa 145,743 State of the United States.
Russia Vologda Oblast 145,700 Federal subject of Russia.
Niger Zinder Department 145,430 Second largest department of Niger.
Russia Murmansk Oblast 144,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Iran Razavi Khorasan Province 144,681 Third largest province of Iran.
Kazakhstan Zhambyl Province 144,000 Province of Kazakhstan.
 Bangladesh 143,998 Country in Southeast Asia.
Bashkortostan Republic of Bashkortostan 143,600 Federal subject of Russia.
 La Pampa 143,440 Province of Argentina.
 Tajikistan 143,100 Country in Central Asia.
 Amapá 142,815 State of Brazil.
Mongolia Govi-Altai 141,400 Second largest aimag of Mongolia.
 New York 141,299 State of the United States.
Pakistan Sindh 140,914 Third largest province of Pakistan.
Niger Diffa Department 140,216 Third largest department of Niger.
Russia Omsk Oblast 139,700 Federal subject of Russia.
China Anhui 139,700 Province of China.
Morocco Laâyoune-Boujdour-Sakia El Hamra 139,480 Largest region of Morocco.
Flag of the Republic of Yucatan.svg Republic of Yucatán 139,426 Sovereign country in North America, 1841–1848.
 North Carolina 139,389 State of the United States.
Saudi Arabia Al Jawf Province 139,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Turkmenistan Balkan Province 138,000 Largest province of Turkmenistan.
 Arkansas 137,732 State of the United States.
 Santiago del Estero 136,351 Province of Argentina.
 Alabama 135,765 State of the United States.
India Chhattisgarh 135,194 State of India.
 Louisiana 134,264 State of the United States.
Bolivia La Paz Department 133,985 Third largest department of Bolivia.
 Santa Fe 133,007 Province of Argentina.
Antártica Chilena Province Magallanes and Antártica Chilena 132,297 Largest region of Chile (including Antarctic claims).
Democratic Republic of the Congo Maniema 132,250 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
 Greece 131,957 Country in Europe.
 England 130,395 Largest constituent country of the United Kingdom.
India Tamil Nadu 130,058 State of India.
 Nicaragua 130,000 Largest country in Central America; excludes San Andrés y Providencia islands (disputed territories with Colombia).
Botswana North-West District 129,930 Second largest district of Botswana.
South Africa Free State 129,825 Third largest province of South Africa.
Choragiew Krakowska.png Kingdom of Poland 129,707 Medieval central European Kingdom, lasting from 1025-1569 when it formed a union with Lithuania. Size is approximate.
South Africa Western Cape 129,462 Province of South Africa.
Iran Yazd Province 129,285 Province of Iran.
Mozambique Niassa Province 129,056 Largest province of Mozambique.
Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg Czechoslovakia 127,900 Central European country between 1918 and 1992.
Sudan South Darfur 127,300 State of Sudan.
Saudi Arabia Northern Borders Region 127,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Kenya North Eastern Province 126,902 Third largest province of Kenya.
Zambia Western Province 126,386 Second largest province of Zambia.
Zambia North-Western Province 125,827 Third largest province of Zambia.
South Africa Limpopo 125,754 Province of South Africa.
 Mississippi 125,434 State of the United States.
Chile Antofagasta 125,306 Largest region of Chile (excluding Antarctic claims).
Saudi Arabia Ha'il Province 125,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Kazakhstan Pavlodar Province 124,800 Province of Kazakhstan.
 Sarawak 124,450 Largest state of Malaysia.
Russia Orenburg Oblast 124,000 Federal subject of Russia.
Mongolia Dornod 123,600 Third largest aimag of Mongolia.
Kazakhstan North Kazakhstan Province 123,200 Province of Kazakhstan.
 Durango 123,181 State of Mexico.
Morocco Guelmim-Es Semara 122,825 Second largest region of Morocco.
Iran Fars Province 122,608 Province of Iran.
Sudan Jungoli 122,479 State of Sudan.
Sudan River Nile 122,123 State of Sudan.
Kazakhstan Akmola Province 121,400 Province of Kazakhstan.
China Fujian 121,300 Province of China.
Russia Kirov Oblast 120,800 Federal subject of Russia.
 North Korea 120,538 Country in Asia.
Royal Standard of Nasrid Dynasty Kingdom of Grenade.svg Emirate of Granada 120,337 Moorish Vassal to the Kingdom of Castile lasting from 1228-1492, measured at its apex in 1228.
Mali Kayes Region 119,743 Region of Mali.
 Pennsylvania 119,283 State of the United States.
Saudi Arabia Najran Province 119,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Kazakhstan South Kazakhstan Province 118,600 Province of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Atyrau Province 118,600 Province of Kazakhstan.
 Malawi 118,484 Country in Africa.
Bolivia Potosí Department 118,218 Department of Bolivia.
Botswana Ghanzi District 117,910 Third largest district of Botswana.
 Eritrea 117,600 Country in Africa. Includes Badme region.
 Ohio 116,096 State of the United States.
Mongolia Bayankhongor 116,000 Aimag of Mongolia.
Somalia Puntland 116,000 Historic region of Somalia.
Greenland Qeqqata 115,500 Second smallest municipality of Greenland.
Namibia Kunene Region 115,293 Second largest region of Namibia.
Chad Kanem 114,520 Second largest region of Chad.
Russia Volgograd Oblast 113,900 Federal subject of Russia.
 Benin 112,622 Country in Africa.
Ethiopia Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region 112,343 Region of Ethiopia.
Chile Magallanes and Antártica Chilena 112,310 Second largest region of Chile (excluding Antarctic claims).
 Honduras 112,088 Country in Central America.
Bandiera del Regno di Sicilia 4.svg Kingdom of Sicily 111,900 A medieval kingdom centered on the Island of Sicily and in southern Italy, lasting from 1130-1282.
Flag of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies (1816).svg Kingdom of the Two Sicilies 111,900 A kingdom centered on the Island of Sicily and in southern Italy, lasting from 1811-1861.
 Liberia 111,369 Country in Africa.
 Bulgaria 110,912 Country in Europe.
 Cuba 110,861 Largest country in the Caribbean.
Uzbekistan Navoiy Province 110,800 Second largest province of Uzbekistan.
 Virginia 110,785 State of the United States.
Colombia Amazonas Department 109,665 Largest district of Colombia.
Namibia Hardap Region 109,651 Third largest region of Namibia.
Mongolia Dornogovi 109,500 Aimag of Mongolia.
 Tennessee 109,151 State of the United States.
Cameroon East Province 109,011 Largest province of Cameroon.
 Guatemala 108,889 Country in Central America.
 East Germany 108,333 Former country in Europe from 1949 to 1990; now reunified into Germany.
Saudi Arabia Tabuk Province 108,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Chile Aisén 107,153 Third largest region of Chile.
Iran Isfahan Province 107,029 Province of Iran.
Botswana Kgalagadi District 106,940 District of Botswana.
Niger Tahoua Department 106,677 Department of Niger.
Namibia Otjozondjupa 105,185 Region of Namibia.
Mozambique Zambezia Province 105,008 Second largest province of Mozambique.
South Africa North West 104,882 Province of South Africa.
 Kentucky 104,659 State of the United States.
Siñal d'Aragón.svg Kingdom of Aragon 103,088 Constituent Kingdom of Spain lasting from 1035-1515.
 Iceland 103,000 Country in Europe.
Angola Lunda Norte Province 102,783 Third largest province of Angola.
 Catamarca 102,602 Province of Argentina.
China Jiangsu 102,600 Province of China.
Madagascar Fianarantsoa Province 102,373 Third largest Province of Madagascar.
China Zhejiang 102,000 Province of China.
Peru Ucayali Region 101,831 Second largest region of Peru.
Russia Rostov Oblast 100,800 Federal subject of Russia.
Mozambique Tete Province 100,724 Third largest province of Mozambique.
Mongolia Khövsgöl 100,600 Aimag of Mongolia.
Colombia Vichada Department 100,242 Second largest district of Colombia.
Russia Saratov Oblast 100,200 Federal subject of Russia.
 Chaco 99,633 Province of Argentina.
 South Korea 99,538 Country in Asia.
Burma Sagaing Region 99,150 Largest region of Myanmar, second largest administrative entity (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Finland Lapland 98,946 Largest province of Finland.
Sweden Norrbotten County 98,911 Largest county of Sweden.
 Pernambuco 98,312 State of Brazil.
Angola Malanje Province 97,602 Province of Angola.
Iran Semnan Province 97,491 Province of Iran.
Ethiopia Afar Region 96,707 Region of Ethiopia.
Mali Koulikoro Region 95,848 Region of Mali.
Russia Kemerovo Oblast 95,500 Federal subject of Russia.
 Santa Catarina 95,346 State of Brazil.
Mauritania Tagant 95,200 Region of Mauritania.
Turkmenistan Ahal Province 95,000 Second largest province of Turkmenistan.
Zambia Central Province 94,395 Province of Zambia.
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal 94,361 Third smallest province of South Africa.
 Indiana 94,321 State of the United States.
 Castile and León 94,223 Largest autonomous community of Spain.
India Bihar 94,164 State of India.
 Neuquén 94,078 Province of Argentina.
Turkmenistan Lebap Province 94,000 Province of Turkmenistan.
 Oaxaca 93,952 State of Mexico.
South Sudan West Bahr-al-Ghazal 93,900 Second largest state of South Sudan.
 Hungary 93,032 Country in Central Europe.
Altai Republic Altai Republic 92,600 Federal subject of Russia.
 Portugal 91,982 Country in Europe. Includes Azores and Madeira Islands.
 Maine 91,646 State of the United States.
 French Guiana 90,000 French overseas département in South America.
 La Rioja 89,680 Province of Argentina.
 San Juan 89,651 Province of Argentina.
Niger Tillabéri Department 89,623 Department of Niger.
Angola Cunene Province 89,342 Province of Angola.
 Jordan 89,342 Country in Middle East.
Colombia Caquetá Department 88,965 Third largest district of Colombia.
Chad Batha Region 88,800 Third largest region of Chad.
India West Bengal 88,752 State of India.
 Serbia 88,361 Country in Europe. Includes UN-administered territory of Kosovo.
 Corrientes 88,199 Province of Argentina.
Russia Chelyabinsk Oblast 87,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Burma Kachin State 87,808 Second largest state of Myanmar, third largest administrative entity (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
 Andalusia 87,268 Second largest autonomous community of Spain.
Russia Sakhalin Oblast 87,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Turkmenistan Mary Province 87,000 Second smallest province of Turkmenistan.
Central African Republic Haute-Kotto 86,650 Largest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
 Azerbaijan 86,600 Country in Central Asia. Includes the exclave of Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic and the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Flag of the Kingdom of Naples.svg Kingdom of Naples 86,192 A medieval kingdom centered in southern Italy, lasting from 1282-1811/1816.
Algeria Ghardaïa Province 86,105 Province of Algeria.
Colombia Meta Department 85,635 District of Colombia.
Peru Madre de Dios Region 85,301 Third largest region of Peru.
Zambia Southern Province 85,283 Province of Zambia.
Egypt Giza Governorate 85,153 Governorate of Egypt.
Namibia Omaheke 84,612 Region of Namibia.
Russia Leningrad Oblast 84,500 Federal subject of Russia.
Republic of Ireland Ireland 84,421 An island off the northwest coast of Europe.
Russia Tver Oblast 84,100 Federal subject of Russia.
 Austria 83,858 Country in Europe.
India Arunachal Pradesh 83,743 State of India.
Kenya Coast Province 83,603 Province of Kenya.
 United Arab Emirates 83,600 Country in Middle East.
France Guyane 83,534 Largest overseas department of France.
 Hokkaidō 83,452 Largest prefecture of Japan.
 South Carolina 82,932 State of the United States.
Morocco Oriental 82,900 Third largest region of Morocco.
Mozambique Cabo Delgado Province 82,625 Province of Mozambique.
South Sudan East Equatoria 82,542 State of South Sudan.
Mongolia Zavkhan 82,500 Aimag of Mongolia.
Lake Superior 82,414 Lake in North America, between Canada and the United States.
Paraguay Alto Paraguay 82,349 Largest department of Paraguay.
Mongolia Sükhbaatar 82,300 Aimag of Mongolia.
Indonesia Riau 82,232 Province of Indonesia.
Mozambique Nampula Province 81,606 Province of Mozambique.
Leon banner.svg Kingdom of León 81,342 A medieval kingdom constituent of Spain, lasting from 910-1301. Measured at its apex after 1030.
Saudi Arabia 'Asir 81,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
 Jalisco 80,386 State of Mexico.
Mongolia Khentii 80,300 Aimag of Mongolia.
India Jharkhand 79,700 State of India.
 Castile-La Mancha 79,463 Third largest autonomous community of Spain.
Sudan West Darfur 79,460 State of Sudan.
 Tamaulipas 79,384 State of Mexico.
South Sudan West Equatoria 79,319 Third largest tate of South Sudan.
Morocco Meknès-Tafilalet 79,210 Region of Morocco.
Mali Mopti Region 79,017 Region of Mali.
Algeria El Bayadh Province 78,870 Province of Algeria.
 Czech Republic 78,866 Country in Central Europe.
 Entre Ríos 78,781 Province of Argentina.
 Scotland 78,772 Second largest constituent country of the United Kingdom.
India Assam 78,483 State of India.
Chile Atacama 78,268 Region of Chile.
South Sudan Upper Nile 77,773 State of South Sudan.
Russia Nizhny Novgorod Oblast 76,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Gadsden Purchase 76,800 Territory in Arizona acquired by the US in 1854.
 San Luis 76,748 Province of Argentina.
Flag of Apure State.svg Apure 76,500 Third largest state of Venezuela.
South Africa Mpumalanga 76,495 Second smallest province of South Africa.
Chad Ouaddaï 76,240 Region of Chad.
Tanzania Tabora 76,151 Largest region of Tanzania.
 Sabah 76,115 Second largest state of Malaysia.
Kalmykia Republic of Kalmykia 76,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Mongolia Khovd 76,100 Aimag of Mongolia.
Russia Krasnodar Krai 76,000 Federal subject of Russia.
Mozambique Gaza Province 75,709 Province of Mozambique.
 Panama 75,517 Country in Central America.
Sudan Gedarif 75,263 State of Sudan.
Tanzania Rukwa 75,240 Second largest region of Tanzania.
Zimbabwe Matabeleland North 75,025 Largest province of Zimbabwe.
Angola Huíla Province 75,002 Province of Angola.
Mongolia Dundgovi 74,700 Aimag of Mongolia.
Pakistan North-West Frontier Province 74,521 Province of Pakistan.
 Chiapas 74,211 State of Mexico.
Finland Western Finland 74,185 Second largest province of Finland.
Mongolia Töv 74,000 Aimag of Mongolia.
Turkmenistan Daşoguz Province 74,000 Smallest province of Turkmenistan.
 Baja California Sur 73,475 State of Mexico.
Pendon del Reino de Castilla.svg Kingdom of Castile 73,299 A medieval kingdom constituent of Spain, lasting from 1035-1230.
 Zacatecas 73,252 State of Mexico.
Paraguay Presidente Hayes 72,907 Second largest department of Paraguay.
Indonesia South Sulawesi 72,781 Province of Indonesia.
Nigeria Borno State 72,767 Largest state of Nigeria.
Pakistan Federally Administered Northern Areas, Pakistan 72,520 Province of Pakistan.
Colombia Guainía Department 72,238 District of Colombia.
 Formosa 72,066 Province of Argentina.
Nigeria Niger State 72,065 Second largest state of Nigeria.
Peru Cusco Region 71,986 Region of Peru.
Madagascar Toamasina Province 71,911 Province of Madagascar.
 Sierra Leone 71,740 Country in Africa.
 Veracruz 71,699 State of Mexico.
Indonesia North Sumatra 71,680 Province of Indonesia.
 New Brunswick 71,450 Province of Canada.
Russia Kurgan Oblast 71,000 Federal subject of Russia.
Morocco Souss-Massa-Drâa 70,880 Region of Morocco.
Tanzania Morogoro 70,799 Third largest region of Tanzania.
Iran Hormozgan Province 70,669 Province of Iran.
Bavaria Bavaria 70,549 Largest state of Germany.
Flag of Catalonia.svg Catalan Countries 70,520 The territories where Catalan language is spoken
Ghana Northern Region 70,383 Largest region of Ghana.
Angola Bié Province 70,314 Province of Angola.
Mali Sikasso Region 70,280 Region of Mali.
 Republic of Ireland 70,273 Country in Europe.
 Baja California 69,921 State of Mexico.
 Georgia 69,700 Country in Central Asia.
Mongolia Uvs 69,600 Aimag of Mongolia.
Iran South Khorasan Province 69,555 Province of Iran.
Lake Victoria 69,485 Lake in Africa between Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.
Zambia Eastern Province 69,106 Province of Zambia.
Cameroon Centre Province 68,926 Second largest province of Cameroon.
Mozambique Inhambane Province 68,615 Province of Mozambique.
Australia Tasmania 67,800 State of Australia.
Indonesia Central Sulawesi 68,089 Province of Indonesia.
Mozambique Sofala Province 68,018 Province of Mozambique.
Tatarstan Republic of Tatarstan 68,000 Federal subject of Russia.
Mauritania Trarza 67,800 Region of Mauritania.
Yemen Al Mahrah Governorate 67,310 Second largest governorate of Yemen.
Kingdom of Toledo 67,273 A kingdom of the Spanish reconquista lasting from 1085-1212.
Peru Puno Region 66,997 Region of Peru.
Russia Stavropol Krai 66,500 Federal subject of Russia.
Tanzania Ruvuma 66,477 Region of Tanzania.
Algeria Djelfa Province 66,415 Province of Algeria.
Tanzania Lindi 66,046 Region of Tanzania.
Republic of the Congo Likouala 66,044 Largest department of the Republic of the Congo.
 Sri Lanka 65,610 Country in Asia.
Cameroon North Province 65,576 Third largest province of Cameroon.
 Lithuania 65,300 Country in Europe.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Sud-Kivu 65,070 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Saudi Arabia Al-Qassim Province 65,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Guárico 64,986 State of Venezuela.
Mali Ségou Region 64,821 Smallest region of Mali (excluding the Capital district).
 Latvia 64,600 Country in Europe.
 Guerrero 64,281 State of Mexico.
 Nuevo León 64,210 State of Mexico.
Tajikistan Gorno-Badakhshan 64,200 Largest province of Tajikistan.
Iran Khuzestan Province 64,055 Province of Iran.
Bolivia Pando Department 63,827 Department of Bolivia.
Colombia Antioquia Department 63,612 District of Colombia.
Namibia Erongo Region 63,579 Region of Namibia.
Peru Arequipa Region 63,345 Region of Peru.
Bandezulia.png Zulia 63,100 State of Venezuela.
 San Luis Potosí 63,068 State of Mexico.
Chad Salamat 63,000 Region of Chad.
Mongolia Övörkhangai 62,900 Aimag of Mongolia.
 West Virginia 62,755 State of the United States.
Cameroon Adamawa Province 63,691 Province of Cameroon.
Tanzania Mbeya 62,420 Region of Tanzania.
Khakassia Republic of Khakassia 61,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Mozambique Manica Province 61,661 Province of Mozambique.
Central African Republic Mbomou 61,150 Second largest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Russia Kostroma Oblast 60,100 Federal subject of Russia.
 Michoacán 59,928 State of Mexico.
Lake Huron 59,596 Lake in North America, between Canada and the United States.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Nord-Kivu 59,483 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Nigeria Taraba State 59,180 Third largest state of Nigeria.
Chad Guéra 58,950 Region of Chad.
Tanzania Iringa 58,936 Region of Tanzania.
Angola Uíge Province 58,698 Province of Angola.
Afghanistan Helmand Province 58,584 Largest province of Afghanistan.
 Sinaloa 58,328 State of Mexico.
Madagascar Antananarivo Province 58,283 Province of Madagascar.
Central African Republic Bamingui-Bangoran 58,200 Third largest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Angola Namibe Province 58,137 Province of Angola.
Lake Michigan 58,000 Lake in North America, between Canada and the United States.
Zimbabwe Mashonaland West 57,441 Second largest province of Zimbabwe.
Indonesia Aceh 57,366 Province of Indonesia.
Finland Oulu Province 57,000 Province of Finland.
 Togo 56,785 Country in Africa.
 Croatia 56,594 Country in Europe.
Zimbabwe Masvingo 56,566 Third largest province of Zimbabwe.
 Paraíba 56,440 State of Brazil.
Republic of the Congo Sangha 55,800 Second largest department of the Republic of the Congo.
India Himachal Pradesh 55,673 State of India.
Angola Cuanza Sul Province 55,660 Province of Angola.
Bolivia Cochabamba Department 55,631 Department of Bolivia.
Central African Republic Haut-Mbomou 55,530 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Sweden Västerbotten County 55,401 Second largest county of Sweden.
Russia Pskov Oblast 55,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Russia Novgorod Oblast 55,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Mongolia Arkhangai 55,300 Aimag of Mongolia.
Afghanistan Herat Province 54,778 Second largest province of Afghanistan.
Algeria El Oued Province 54,573 Province of Algeria.
Zimbabwe Matabeleland South 54,172 Province of Zimbabwe.
Colombia Vaupés Department 54,135 District of Colombia.
Afghanistan Kandahar Province 54,022 Third largest province of Afghanistan.
Democratic Republic of the Congo Kongo Central 53,920 Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Russia Samara Oblast 53,600 Federal subject of Russia.
Bolivia Oruro Department 53,588 Department of Bolivia.
India Uttarakhand 53,566 State of India.
Colombia Guaviare Department 53,460 District of Colombia.
Indonesia Jambi 53,437 Province of Indonesia.
Indonesia South Sumatra 53,435 Province of Indonesia.
Mauritania Hodh El Gharbi 53,400 Region of Mauritania.
 Nova Scotia 53,338 Province of Canada.
 Jujuy 53,219 Province of Argentina.
 Rio Grande do Norte 52,797 State of Brazil.
Russia Voronezh Oblast 52,400 Federal subject of Russia.
California San Bernardino County, California 52,072 County of California; largest county in the contiguous United States.
Czech Republic Bohemia 52,065 Historical region of the Czech Republic.
Bolivia Chuquisaca Department 51,524 Department of Bolivia.
Peru San Martín Region 51,253 Region of Peru.
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,197 Country in Europe.
 Costa Rica 51,100 Country in Central America. Includes Isla del Coco.
Morocco Oued Ed-Dahab-Lagouira 50,880 Region of Morocco.
 Campeche 50,812 State of Mexico.
Tanzania Shinyanga 50,781 Region of Tanzania.
Chile Los Lagos 50,609 Region of Chile.
Zambia Luapula Province 50,567 Province of Zambia.
Pakistan Chagai 50,545 Largest District of Pakistan
India Punjab 50,362 State of India.
Dagestan Republic of Dagestan 50,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Central African Republic Ouham 50,250 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
 Quintana Roo 50,212 State of Mexico.
Ethiopia Tigray Region 50,079 Region of Ethiopia.
Central African Republic Ouaka 49,900 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Russia Smolensk Oblast 49,800 Federal subject of Russia.
Burma Bago Region 49,787 Second largest region of Myanmar, fourth largest administrative entity (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Sweden Jämtland County 49,444 Third largest county of Sweden.
Tanzania Singida 49,341 Region of Tanzania.
Ethiopia Benishangul-Gumuz Region 49,289 Region of Ethiopia.
Zimbabwe Midlands 49,166 Province of Zimbabwe.
 Slovakia 49,033 Country in Europe.
Finland Eastern Finland 48,726 Second smallest province of Finland.
Mongolia Bulgan 48,700 Aimag of Mongolia.
 Dominican Republic 48,671 Country in the Caribbean. Includes The Mainland Dominican Republic, Saona Island, and others under Control Of Dominican Government
Norway Finnmark 48,637 Largest county of Norway.
Afghanistan Farah Province 48,471 Province of Afghanistan.
Namibia Okavango Region 48,463 Region of Namibia.
Nigeria Bauchi State 48,197 State of Nigeria.
Indonesia East Java 47,922 Province of Indonesia.
Tanzania Manyara 47,913 Region of Tanzania.
Indonesia East Nusa Tenggara 47,876 Province of Indonesia.
 Aragon 47,719 Autonomous community of Spain.
Lower Saxony Lower Saxony 47,618 Second largest state of Germany.
 Estonia 47,549 Country in Northern Europe. De jure size - 2,321 km2 were annexed by Russia.
Cameroon South Province 47,110 Province of Cameroon.
 Bhutan 47,000 Country in Asia.
Indonesia Maluku 46,975 Province of Indonesia.
Chad Wadi Fira 46,850 Region of Chad.
Mauritania Inchiri 46,800 Region of Mauritania.
Colombia Chocó Department 46,530 District of Colombia.
Central African Republic Vakaga 46,500 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
 Espírito Santo 46,078 State of Brazil.
Gabon Ogooué-Ivindo 46,075 Largest province of Gabon.
Somalia Galmudug 46,000 Historic region of Somalia.
Russia Moscow Oblast 45,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Sudan Blue Nile 45,844 State of Sudan.
Mongolia Bayan-Ölgii 45,700 Aimag of Mongolia.
Iran East Azarbaijan Province 45,650 Province of Iran.
Angola Lunda Sul Province 45,649 Province of Angola.
Kingdom of Asturias 45,409 A post Visigothic Kingdom in the Iberian peninsula after the Muslim conquest, lasting from 785-925.
Midi-Pyrénées Midi-Pyrénées 45,348 Largest region of Metropolitan France.
 Estonia 45,228 Country in Northern Europe. Includes 1,520 islands in the Baltic Sea. De facto size - the remaining 2,321 km2 were annexed by Russia.
Kyrgyzstan Naryn Province 45,200 Largest province of Kyrgyzstan.
Tanzania Kigoma 45,066 Region of Tanzania.
Nigeria Yobe State 44,880 State of Nigeria.
Burma Magway Region 44,799 Region of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Colombia Casanare Department 44,640 District of Colombia.
New Zealand Canterbury 44,638 Largest region of New Zealand.
Nigeria Kaduna State 44,217 State of Nigeria.
India Haryana 44,212 State of India.
Russia Astrakhan Oblast 44,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Afghanistan Badakhshan Province 44,059 Province of Afghanistan.
Peru Ayacucho Region 43,815 Region of Peru.
Rhône-Alpes Rhône-Alpes 43,698 Second largest region of Metropolitan France.
 Rio de Janeiro 43,696 State of Brazil.
Burma Tanintharyi Region 43,328 Region of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Banderaanzoa.png Anzoátegui 43,300 State of Venezuela.
Russia Penza Oblast 43,200 Federal subject of Russia.
Kyrgyzstan Issyk Kul Province 43,100 Second largest province of Kyrgyzstan.
 Denmark 43,094 Country in Europe. Includes Denmark proper only; the entire Kingdom of Denmark, including Greenland and Faroe Islands covers 2,220,093 km2.
Madagascar Antsiranana Province 43,046 Smallest Province of Madagascar.
Senegal Tambacounda Region 42,706 Largest region of Senegal.
Michigan Upper Peninsula of Michigan 42,610 Geographic subdivision of the U.S. State of Michigan.
Netherlands Kingdom of the Netherlands 42,437 Country in Europe and the Caribbean.
 Southern Cameroons 42,383 Area claimed by the Republic of Ambazonia in Camaroon.
Indonesia West Sumatra 42,297 Province of Indonesia.
Udmurtia Udmurt Republic 42,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Republic of the Congo Cuvette 41,800 Third largest department of the Republic of the Congo. Area is approximate, as sources conflict.
 Extremadura 41,634 Autonomous community of Spain.
 Netherlands 41,528 Country in Europe. Includes the Netherlands proper only.
Tanzania Dodoma 41,311 Region of Tanzania.
Aquitaine Aquitaine 41,308 Third largest region of Metropolitan France.
  Switzerland 41,284 Country in Europe.
Mongolia Selenge 41,200 Aimag of Mongolia.
Chile Tarapacá 41,200 Region of Chile.
Afghanistan Nimruz Province 41,005 Province of Afghanistan.
Syria Homs 40,940 Largest governorate of Syria.
Belarus Minsk Voblast (Minsk Province) 40,800 Largest province of Belarus.
Belarus Homiel Voblast (Homyel Province) 40,400 Second largest province of Belarus.
Ivory Coast Savanes 40,323 Largest region of Côte d'Ivoire.
South Sudan Lakes 40,235 State of South Sudan.
Flag of Delta Amacuro State.svg Delta Amacuro 40,200 State of Venezuela.
Angola Zaire Province 40,130 Province of Angola.
Belarus Vitsebsk Voblast (Vitsebsk Province) 40,100 Third largest province of Belarus.
Chile Coquimbo 39,647 Region of Chile.
Tanzania Kagera 39,627 Region of Tanzania.
Russia Ryazan Oblast 39,600 Federal subject of Russia.
Ghana Brong-Ahafo Region 39,557 Second largest region of Ghana.
Yemen Al Jawf Governorate 39,500 Third largest governorate of Yemen.
Uzbekistan Buxoro Province 39,400 Third largest province of Uzbekistan.
Peru Amazonas Region 39,249 Region of Peru.
France Centre 39,151 Region of France.
Yemen Shabwah Governorate 39,000 Governorate of Yemen.
India Kerala 38,863 State of India.
Namibia Oshikoto Region 38,653 Region of Namibia.
Niger Maradi Department 38,581 Department of Niger.
Gabon Woleu-Ntem 38,465 Second largest province of Gabon.
Norway Nordland 38,463 County of Norway.
 Yucatán 38,402 State of Mexico.
Republic of the Congo Plateaux 38,400 Department of the Republic of the Congo.
Turkey Konya Province 38,157 Largest province of Turkey.
Indonesia South East Sulawesi 38,140 Province of Indonesia.
Ivory Coast Zanzan 38,000 Second largest region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Nigeria Adamawa State 37,957 State of Nigeria.
Sudan Sennar 37,844 State of Sudan.
Gabon Ngounié 37,750 Third largest province of Gabon.
Peru Junín Region 37,667 Region of Peru.
Bolivia Tarija Department 37,623 Smallest department of Bolivia.
Iran West Azarbaijan Province 37,437 Province of Iran.
Russia Ulyanovsk Oblast 37,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Polynesia 37,141 An island chain subdivision of Oceania, including Hawaii.
Namibia Khomas Region 37,007 Region of Namibia.
Indonesia South Kalimantan 36,985 Province of Indonesia.
Peru Huánuco Region 36,849 Region of Peru.
Burma Rakhine State 36,762 State of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Sudan Kassala 36,710 State of Sudan.
Mauritania Assaba 36,600 Region of Mauritania.
Gabon Haut-Ogooué 36,547 Province of Gabon.
Afghanistan Ghor Province 36,479 Province of Afghanistan.
Zimbabwe Manicaland 36,459 Third smallest province of Zimbabwe.
Russia Yaroslavl Oblast 36,400 Federal subject of Russia.
Nigeria Kebbi State 36,320 State of Nigeria.
 Republic of China 36,188 Territory with disputed status in Asia. Includes only the territories under the administration of the ROC, namely Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen, and Matsu.
 Guinea-Bissau 36,125 Country in Africa.
Burma Chin State 36,009 State of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Chile Biobío 36,007 Region of Chile.
Russia Jewish Autonomous Oblast 36,000 Federal subject of Russia.
 Pahang 35,964 Third largest state of Malaysia.
South Sudan Unity 35,956 State of South Sudan.
Peru Ancash Region 35,914 Region of Peru.
Peru Piura Region 35,892 Region of Peru.
Botswana Kweneng District 35,890 District of Botswana.
Guatemala Petén 35,854 Largest department of Guatemala.
Taiwan Taiwan 35,801 Largest island under the governance of the Republic of China, referenced elsewhere in this list.
Baden-Württemberg Baden-Württemberg 35,752 Third largest state of Germany.
Poland Masovian Voivodeship (Mazowieckie) 35,728 Largest Voivodeship of Poland.
Indonesia Lampung 35,376 Province of Indonesia.
Barinasvlag.png Barinas 35,200 State of Venezuela.
Burma Ayeyarwady Region 35,167 Region of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Somalia Maakhir 35,000 Historic region of Somalia.
Russia Bryansk Oblast 34,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Indonesia West Java 34,817 Province of Indonesia.
Peru Lima Region 34,802 Region of Peru.
Tanzania Arusha 34,516 Region of Tanzania.
Finland Southern Finland 34,378 Smallest province of Finland.
Russia Tambov Oblast 34,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Angola Huambo Province 34,274 Province of Angola.
Burma Mandalay Region 34,253 Region of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Regions, and others titled as States).
Cameroon Far North Province 34,246 Province of Cameroon.
Bangladesh Rajshahi Division 34,235 Largest division of Bangladesh.
North Rhine-Westphalia North Rhine-Westphalia 34,043 State of Germany.
China Hainan 34,000 Province of China.
Republic of the Congo Pool 33,955 Department of the Republic of the Congo.
 Puebla 33,902 State of Mexico.
 Moldova 33,851 Country in Europe. Includes Transnistria (Pridnestrovie).
Mauritania Brakna 33,800 Region of Mauritania.
Nigeria Kwara State 33,792 State of Nigeria.
Nigeria Zamfara State 33,667 State of Nigeria.
South Sudan North Bahr-al-Ghazal 33,558 State of South Sudan.
Peru Cajamarca Region 33,318 Region of Peru.
Ukraine Odessa Oblast 33,310 Largest oblast of Ukraine.
Colombia Nariño Department 33,268 District of Colombia.
Egypt South Sinai Governorate 33,140 Governorate of Egypt.
Nicaragua Región Autónoma del Atlántico Norte 33,106 Largest region of Nicaragua.
Syria Deir ez-Zor 33,060 Second largest governorate of Syria.
Lake Tanganyika 32,893 Lake in Africa between Tanzania, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, and Zambia; second deepest lake in the world.
Bangladesh Chittagong Division 32,696 Second largest division of Bangladesh.
Indonesia Central Java 32,548 Province of Indonesia.
Chile Araucanía 32,472 Region of Chile.
Tanzania Pwani 32,407 Region of Tanzania.
Belarus Brest Voblast (Brest Province) 32,300 Third smallest province of Belarus.
Egypt Minya Governorate 32,279 Governorate of Egypt.
Zimbabwe Mashonaland East 32,230 Second smallest province of Zimbabwe.
Nigeria Sokoto State 32,146 State of Nigeria.
 Maryland 32,133 State of the United States.
 Catalonia 32,114 Autonomous community of Spain.
Central African Republic Ouham-Pendé 32,100 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Pays de la Loire Pays de la Loire 32,082 Region of France.
New Zealand Southland 32,079 Second largest region of New Zealand.
Greenland Kujalleq 32,000 Smallest municipality of Greenland.
Ukraine Dnipropetrovsk Oblast 31,974 Second largest oblast of Ukraine.
Ukraine Chernihiv Oblast 31,865 Third largest oblast of Ukraine.
Central African Republic Ombella-M'Poko 31,835 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Angola Benguela Province 31,788 Province of Angola.
Burgundy Burgundy 31,582 Region of France.
Lake Baikal 31,500 Lake in Russia. Deepest and largest volume lake in the world.
Ukraine Kharkiv Oblast 31,415 Oblast of Ukraine.
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur 31,400 Region of France.
Angola Bengo Province 31,371 Province of Angola.
Zambia Copperbelt Province 31,328 Province of Zambia.
British Columbia Vancouver Island 31,285 Island of British Columbia, Canada
New Zealand Otago 31,241 Third largest region of New Zealand.
Morocco Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz 31,160 Region of Morocco.
Great Bear Lake 31,080 Lake in Canada.
Sudan Warap 31,027 State of Sudan.
Niger Dosso Department 31,002 Department of Niger.
Indonesia North Maluku 30,895 Province of Indonesia.
Bangladesh Dhaka Division 30,772 Third largest division of Bangladesh.
Nigeria Benue State 30,755 State of Nigeria.
Tanzania Mwanza 30,548 Region of Tanzania.
Colombia Santander Department 30,537 District of Colombia.
 Belgium 30,528 Country in Europe.
Chile Maule 30,518 Region of Chile.
 Guanajuato 30,491 State of Mexico.
Sudan White Nile 30,411 State of Sudan.
 Lesotho 30,355 Country in Africa.
Central African Republic Mambéré-Kadéï 30,203 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Tanzania Mara 30,150 Region of Tanzania.
Lake Malawi 30,044 Lake in Africa between Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania.
Algeria Naâma Province 29,950 Province of Algeria.
Russia Kaluga Oblast 29,900 Federal subject of Russia.
Poland Greater Poland Voivodeship (Wielkopolskie) 29,854 Second largest Voivodeship of Poland.
Ukraine Zhytomyr Oblast 29,832 Oblast of Ukraine.
 Misiones 29,801 Province of Argentina.
Russia Kursk Oblast 29,800 Federal subject of Russia.
 Armenia 29,800 Country in the Caucasus region of Europe.
 Galicia 29,574 Autonomous community of Spain.
Brandenburg Brandenburg 29,477 State of Germany.
Colombia Cauca Department 29,308 District of Colombia.
Kyrgyzstan Osh Province 29,200 Third largest province of Kyrgyzstan.
Senegal Louga Region 29,188 Second largest region of Senegal.
Iran Kurdistan Province 29,137 Province of Iran.
Iran Markazi Province 29,130 Province of Iran.
Ecuador Pastaza Province 29,068 Largest province of Ecuador.
Nigeria Kogi State 29,063 State of Nigeria.
Russia Vladimir Oblast 29,000 Federal subject of Russia.
Belarus Mahilyow Voblast (Mahilyow Province ) 29,000 Second smallest province of Belarus.
Flag of Monagas State.png Monagas 28,930 State of Venezuela.
Great Slave Lake 28,930 Lake in Canada.
 Solomon Islands 28,896 Country in Oceania.
Ukraine Poltava Oblast 28,748 Oblast of Ukraine.
 Albania 28,748 Country in Europe.
Burma Kayin State 28,726 State of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Divisions, and others titled as States).
Tajikistan Region of Republican Subordination 28,600 Second largest province of Tajikistan.
Ivory Coast Vallée du Bandama 28,530 Third largest region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Turkey Sivas Province 28,488 Second largest province of Turkey.
Botswana Southern 28,470 District of Botswana.
Ukraine Kherson Oblast 28,461 Oblast of Ukraine.
Iran North Khorasan Province 28,434 Province of Iran.
Uzbekistan Qashqadaryo Province 28,400 Province of Uzbekistan.
Zimbabwe Mashonaland Central 28,374 Smallest province of Zimbabwe.
 Hawaii 28,311 State of the United States.
Iran Lorestan Province 28,294 Province of Iran.
Sweden Dalarna County 28,194 County of Sweden.
Ukraine Kiev Oblast 28,131 Oblast of Ukraine.
 Equatorial Guinea 28,051 Country in Africa.
Chad Logone Oriental 28,035 Region of Chad.
 Burundi 27,834 Country in Africa.
 Alagoas 27,768 State of Brazil.
 Haiti 27,750 Country in the Caribbean.
Egypt North Sinai Governorate 27,574 Governorate of Egypt.
Norway Hedmark 27,388 County of Norway.
France Languedoc-Roussillon 27,386 Region of France.
 Massachusetts 27,336 State of the United States.
Nicaragua Región Autónoma del Atlántico Sur 27,260 Second largest region of Nicaragua.
Pakistan Federally Administered Tribal Areas 27,220 Province of Pakistan.
France Brittany 27,208 Region of France.
Republic of the Congo Cuvette-Ouest 27,200 Department of the Republic of the Congo. Area is approximate, as sources conflict.
Ukraine Zaporizhia Oblast 27,180 Oblast of Ukraine.
Russia Belgorod Oblast 27,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Nigeria Oyo State 27,036 State of Nigeria.
 Nayarit 26,979 State of Mexico.
Tanzania Tanga 26,808 Region of Tanzania.
Ukraine Luhansk Oblast 26,684 Oblast of Ukraine.
Nigeria Nasarawa State 26,633 State of Nigeria.
Central African Republic Nana-Mambéré 26,600 Prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Namibia Omusati 26,573 Region of Namibia.
Nigeria Plateau State 26,539 State of Nigeria.
Ukraine Donetsk Oblast 26,517 Oblast of Ukraine.
Ukraine Vinnitsa Oblast 26,513 Oblast of Ukraine.
 Rwanda 26,338 Country in Africa.
Russia Republic of Mordovia 26,200 Federal subject of Russia.
 Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina 26,111 Political entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Ukraine Crimea 26,081 Autonomous republic of Ukraine.
France Auvergne 26,013 Region of France.
Colombia Bolívar Department 25,978 District of Colombia.
Republic of the Congo Niari 25,940 Department of the Republic of the Congo.
Egypt Asyut Governorate 25,926 Governorate of Egypt.
Norway Troms 25,848 County of Norway.
France Poitou-Charentes 25,810 Region of France.
Ethiopia Gambela Region 25,802 Region of Ethiopia.
Ivory Coast Bas-Sassandra 25,800 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Scotland Highland 25,784 Largest unitary district of Scotland; largest sub-country entity of the United Kingdom.
Mozambique Maputo Province 25,756 Smallest non-city province of Mozambique.
Lake Erie 25,719 Lake in North America, between Canada and the United States.
 Republic of Macedonia 25,713 Country in Europe.
SicilyKingdom of Sicily 25,708 A medieval kingdom centered on the Island of Sicily, lasting from 1282-1811/1816.
Italy Sicily 25,708 Largest region of Italy.
Turkey Ankara Province 25,706 Third largest province of Turkey.
Russia Tula Oblast 25,700 Federal subject of Russia.
France Champagne-Ardenne 25,606 Region of France.
New Zealand Waikato 25,598 Region of New Zealand.
Peru La Libertad Region 25,500 Region of Peru.
Tajikistan Sughd 25,400 Province of Tajikistan.
Italy Piedmont 25,399 Second largest region of Italy.
Gabon Ogooué-Lolo 25,380 Province of Gabon.
Peru Pasco Region 25,320 Region of Peru.
 Tabasco 25,267 State of Mexico.
Norway Oppland 25,191 County of Norway.
Poland Lublin Voivodeship (Lubelskie) 25,115 Third largest Voivodeship of Poland.
Senegal Matam Region 25,083 Third largest region of Senegal.
Turkey Erzurum Province 25,066 Province of Turkey.
Algeria Laghouat Province 25,057 Province of Algeria.
Colombia Córdoba Department 25,020 District of Colombia.
Belarus Hrodna Voblast (Hrodna Province ) 25,000 Smallest province of Belarus.
Iran Kermanshah Province 24,998 Province of Iran.
 Vermont 24,901 State of the United States.
Colombia Putumayo Department 24,885 District of Colombia.
Flag of Falcon State.png Falcón 24,800 State of Venezuela.
Tajikistan Khatlon 24,800 Smallest province of Tajikistan.
Russia Oryol Oblast 24,700 Federal subject of Russia.
Flag of Munster.svg Munster 24,608 A historical province of Ireland occupying the southern quarter of the island.
Ukraine Mykolaiv Oblast 24,598 Oblast of Ukraine.
Ukraine Kirovohrad Oblast 24,588 Oblast of Ukraine.
Cameroon Southwest Province 24,571 Province of Cameroon.
 Republika Srpska 24,526 Political entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Flag of Ulster.svg Ulster 24,481 A historical province of Ireland occupying the northern quarter of the island (all but two counties correspond to Northern Ireland).
Ghana Ashanti Region 24,390 Third largest region of Ghana.
Honduras Olancho 24,351 Largest department of Honduras.
 New Hampshire 24,216 State of the United States.
Colombia Cundinamarca Department 24,210 District of Colombia.
Poland Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship (Warmińsko-Mazurskie) 24,204 Voivodeship of Poland.
Angola Cuanza Norte Province 24,190 Province of Angola.
Morocco Taza-Al Hoceima-Taounate 24,155 Region of Morocco.
Russia Lipetsk Oblast 24,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Italy Sardinia 24,090 Third largest region of Italy.
Sweden Västra Götaland County 23,945 County of Sweden.
Ghana Western Region 23,921 Region of Ghana.
Ecuador Morona-Santiago 23,875 Second largest province of Ecuador.
Italy Lombardy 23,861 Region of Italy.
Ukraine Sumy Oblast 23,834 Oblast of Ukraine.
Nigeria Katsina State 23,822 State of Nigeria.
Colombia Arauca Department 23,818 District of Colombia.
Iran Mazandaran Province 23,701 Province of Iran.
Colombia Tolima Department 23,562 District of Colombia.
Lake Winnipeg 23,553 Lake in Canada.
France Lorraine 23,547 Region of France.
Nigeria Jigawa State 23,415 State of Nigeria.
Sudan Gezira 23,373 State of Sudan.
Syria Al-Hasakah 23,334 Third largest governorate of Syria.
New Zealand West Coast 23,276 Region of New Zealand.
 Valencian Community 23,255 Autonomous community of Spain.
Russia Mari El Republic 23,200 Federal subject of Russia.
 Djibouti 23,200 Country in Africa.
Colombia Boyacá Department 23,189 District of Colombia.
Colombia Magdalena Department 23,188 District of Colombia.
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 23,174 State of Germany.
Italy Tuscany 22,997 Region of Italy.
 Belize 22,966 Country in Central America.
South Sudan Central Equatoria 22,956 State of South Sudan.
Afghanistan Ghazni Province 22,915 Province of Afghanistan.
Colombia Cesar Department 22,905 District of Colombia.
Poland West Pomeranian Voivodeship (Zachodniopomorskie) 22,902 Voivodeship of Poland.
Gabon Ogooué-Maritime 22,890 Province of Gabon.
Iran Bushehr Province 22,743 Province of Iran.
Afghanistan Orūzgān Province 22,696 Province of Afghanistan.
Bandera de Reino de Navarra.svg Kingdom of Navarre 22,670 A Spanish Kingdom during the reconquista, lasting from 824-1620.
 New Jersey 22,588 State of the United States.
 Tucumán 22,524 Province of Argentina.
India Meghalaya 22,429 State of India.
Norway Nord-Trøndelag 22,396 County of Norway.
India Manipur 22,327 State of India.
Chad Lac 22,320 Region of Chad.
Mauritania Dakhlet Nouadhibou 22,300 Region of Mauritania.
New Zealand Manawatu-Wanganui 22,206 Region of New Zealand.
Bangladesh Khulna Division 22,181 Division of Bangladesh.
 Israel (including disputed territory) 22,145 Country in Middle East. Including the Golan Heights; excluding the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Sudan Khartoum 22,142 Smallest state of Sudan.
Colombia Valle del Cauca 22,140 District of Colombia.
Peru Huancavelica Region 22,131 Region of Peru.
Italy Emilia-Romagna 22,124 Region of Italy.
Nigeria Cross River State 22,112 State of Nigeria.
Indonesia Kepulauan Riau 21,992 Province of Indonesia.
 Sergipe 21,910 State of Brazil.
Ivory Coast Worodougou 21,900 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Zambia Lusaka Province 21,898 Smallest province of Zambia; split from Central Province in 1973, Lusaka province was initially only 360 km2, but by 1988 it had been enlarged to its present size..
Ukraine Lviv Oblast 21,831 Oblast of Ukraine.
Russia Ivanovo Oblast 21,800 Federal subject of Russia.
Laos Savannakhet 21,774 Largest province of Laos.
Iran Zanjan Province 21,773 Province of Iran.
Sweden Västernorrland County 21,678 County of Sweden.
Ecuador Orellana 21,691 Third largest province of Ecuador.
Colombia Norte de Santander Department 21,658 District of Colombia.
Serbia Vojvodina 21,506 Province of Serbia.
 México 21,355 State of Mexico.
Peru Ica Region 21,328 Region of Peru.
Gabon Nyanga Province 21,285 Third smallest province of Gabon.
 Tierra del Fuego 21,263 Province of Argentina. Not including claims on the Malvinas (Falkland Islands), South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, nor Argentine Antarctica.
Indonesia Bengkulu 21,168 Province of Indonesia.
Afghanistan Baghlan Province 21,118 Province of Afghanistan.
Hesse Hesse (Hessen) 21,115 State of Germany.
India Mizoram 21,081 State of India.
 El Salvador 21,041 Country in Central America.
 Perak 21,006 State of Malaysia.
Algeria Biskra Province 20,986 Province of Algeria.
Republic of the Congo Lékoumou 20,950 Department of the Republic of the Congo.
Ecuador Guayas Province 20,902 Province of Ecuador.
Ukraine Cherkasy Oblast 20,900 Oblast of Ukraine.
Peru Apurímac Region 20,896 Region of Peru.
Colombia Guajira Department 20,848 District of Colombia.
 Hidalgo 20,813 State of Mexico.
Uzbekistan Surxondaryo Province 20,800 Province of Uzbekistan.
 Wales 20,779 Second smallest constituent country of the United Kingdom.
 Israel (excluding disputed territory) 20,770 Country in Middle East. Excluding the Golan Heights, the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Gabon Estuaire Province 20,740 Second smallest province of Gabon.
Algeria Tiaret Province 20,673 Province of Algeria.
Ukraine Khmelnytskyi Oblast 20,645 Oblast of Ukraine.
Ivory Coast Denguélé 20,600 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Turkey Antalya Province 20,591 Province of Turkey.
Afghanistan Badghis Province 20,591 Province of Afghanistan.
Ghana Volta Region 20,572 Region of Ghana.
Uzbekistan Jizzax Province 20,500 Province of Uzbekistan.
Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima Province 20,494 Largest province of Thailand.
Saxony-Anhalt Saxony-Anhalt (Sachsen-Anhalt) 20,445 State of Germany.
Nigeria Kano State 20,389 State of Nigeria.
Afghanistan Faryab Province 20,293 Province of Afghanistan.
 Slovenia 20,256 Country in Europe.
Cameroon Littoral Province 20,239 Third smallest province of Cameroon.
Kyrgyzstan Chuy Province 20,200 Province of Kyrgyzstan.
Iran Golestan Province 20,195 Province of Iran.
Poland Podlaskie Voivodeship (Podlaskie) 20,171 Voivodeship of Poland.
Ukraine Volyn Oblast 20,144 Oblast of Ukraine.
Iran Ilam Province 20,133 Province of Iran.
Thailand Chanthaburi Province 20,107 Second largest province of Thailand.
Ukraine Rivne Oblast 20,047 Oblast of Ukraine.
Paraguay San Pedro Department 20,002 Third largest department of Paraguay.
Central African Republic Nana-Grébizi 19,996 Economic prefecture of the Central African Republic.
 Johor 19,984 State of Malaysia.
Ghana Eastern Region 19,977 Region of Ghana.
Poland Lower Silesian Voivodeship (Dolnośląskie) 19,947 Voivodeship of Poland.
Colombia Huila Department 19,890 District of Colombia.
 Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz) 19,847 State of Germany.
Flag of Lara State.svg Lara 19,800 State of Venezuela.
Morocco Fès-Boulemane 19,795 Region of Morocco.
Flag of Leinster.svg Leinster 19,774 A historical province of Ireland occupying the southeastern quarter of the island.
Indonesia West Nusa Tenggara 19,709 Province of Indonesia.
Syria Ar-Raqqah 19,618 Governorate of Syria.
Nigeria Edo State 19,584 State of Nigeria.
Ivory Coast N'zi-Comoé 19,560 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Thailand Kamphaeng Phet Province 19,483 Third largest province of Thailand.
Afghanistan Paktika Province 19,482 Province of Afghanistan.
Lake Ontario 19,477 Lake in North America, between Canada and the United States.
Central African Republic Sangha-Mbaéré 19,412 Economic prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Iran Hamedan Province 19,368 Province of Iran.
Italy Apulia 19,362 Region of Italy.
France Picardie 19,399 Region of France.
Central African Republic Lobaye 19,235 Third smallest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
 Lower Austria 19,178 Largest state of Austria.
Greece Central Macedonia 19,147 Largest region of Greece.
Turkey Van Province 19,069 Province of Turkey.
Senegal Saint-Louis Region 19,044 Region of Senegal.
South Korea North Gyeongsang Province 19,024 Largest province of South Korea.
Russia Agin-Buryat Autonomous Okrug 19,000 Federal subject of Russia. (also included in Chita Oblast total)
Norway Sør-Trøndelag 18,832 County of Norway.
Iran Tehran Province 18,814 Province of Iran.
Indonesia Bangka-Belitung Islands 18,725 Province of Indonesia.
Algeria M'Sila Province 18,718 Province of Algeria.
Norway Sogn og Fjordane 18,619 County of Norway.
Ecuador Sucumbíos 18,612 Province of Ecuador.
Turkey Şanlıurfa Province 18,584 Province of Turkey.
France New Caledonia 18,575 French dependency.
North Korea South Hamgyŏng Province 18,558 Largest province of North Korea.
Gabon Moyen-Ogooué 18,535 Smallest province of Gabon.
Syria Aleppo 18,498 Governorate of Syria.
Ghana Upper West Region 18,477 Region of Ghana.
Chile Los Ríos 18,430 Region of Chile.
Lake Balkhash 18,428 Lake in Kazakhstan.
 Saxony (Sachsen) 18,416 State of Germany.
Ecuador Manabí Province 18,400 Province of Ecuador.
Italy Veneto 18,391 Region of Italy.
Russia Chuvash Republic 18,300 Federal subject of Russia.
Poland Pomeranian Voivodeship (Pomorskie) 18,293 Voivodeship of Poland.
 Fiji 18,274 Country in Oceania.
Poland Łódź Voivodeship (Łódzkie) 18,219 Voivodeship of Poland.
Sweden Gävleborg County 18,191 County of Sweden.
South Africa Gauteng 18,178 Smallest province of South Africa.
Lake Ladoga 18,130 Lake in Russia.
Paraguay Concepción Department 18,051 Department of Paraguay.
Chad Tandjilé 18,045 Region of Chad.
Syria Rif Dimashq 18,018 Governorate of Syria.
Poland Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship (Kujawsko-Pomorskie) 17,970 Voivodeship of Poland.
Poland Subcarpathian Voivodeship (Podkarpackie) 17,926 Voivodeship of Poland.
Egypt Suez Governorate 17,840 Governorate of Egypt.
 Kuwait 17,818 Country in Middle East.
Cameroon Northwest Province 17,812 Second smallest province of Cameroon.
Iran Ardabil Province 17,800 Province of Iran.
Flag of Connacht.svg Connacht 17,713 A historical province of Ireland occupying the northwestern quarter of the island.
Central African Republic Basse-Kotto 17,604 Second smallest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
France Lower Normandy 17,589 Region of France.
Sweden Värmland County 17,583 County of Sweden.
Yemen Ma'rib Governorate 17,450 Governorate of Yemen.
Nigeria Gombe State 17,428 State of Nigeria.
 Swaziland 17,364 Country in Africa.
Afghanistan Zabul Province 17,343 Province of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Balkh Province 17,249 Province of Afghanistan.
Italy Lazio 17,207 Region of Italy.
Central African Republic Kémo 17,204 Smallest prefecture of the Central African Republic.
Aral Sea 17,160 Lake in Central Asia, between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.
Morocco Tadla-Azilal 17,125 Region of Morocco.
Nigeria Delta State 17,095 State of Nigeria.
Philippines Palawan 17,030.75 Largest province of the Philippines; includes the independent city of Puerto Princesa.
Flag of Serbian Krajina (1991).svg Republic of Serbian Krajina 17,028 Former unrecognized state in Europe.
Kyrgyzstan Batken Province 17,000 Province of Kyrgyzstan.
France Limousin 16,942 Region of France.
Turkey Kayseri Province 16,917 Province of Turkey.
Senegal Kédougou Region 16,896 Region of Senegal.
Laos Louangphabang 16,875 Second largest province of Laos.
Chile Arica and Parinacota 16,873 Region of Chile.
Nigeria Ogun State 16,850 State of Nigeria.
 Wallonia 16,844 Region of Belgium.
Indonesia West Sulawesi 16,796 Province of Indonesia.
Tanzania Mtwara 16,707 Region of Tanzania.
Honduras Gracias a Dios 16,630 Second largest department of Honduras.
Ivory Coast Dix-Huit Montagnes 16,600 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Ecuador Pichincha Province 16,599 Province of Ecuador.
 Nagaland 16,579 State of India.
Paraguay Itapúa 16,525 Department of Paraguay.
South Korea Gangwon Province 16,502 Second largest province of South Korea.
Laos Houaphan 16,500 Third largest province of Laos.
Vietnam Nghệ An Province 16,498.50 Largest province of Vietnam.
Yemen Abyan Governorate 16,450 Governorate of Yemen.
Thailand Tak Province 16,407 Province of Thailand.
Uzbekistan Samarqand Province 16,400 Province of Uzbekistan.
 Styria 16,392 Second largest state of Austria.
Laos Xaignabouli 16,389 Province of Laos.
Chile Valparaíso 16,378 Region of Chile.
Iran Chahar Mahaal and Bakhtiari Province 16,332 Province of Iran.
Laos Khammouan 16,315 Province of Laos.
Laos Phongsali 16,270 Province of Laos.
France Franche-Comté 16,202 Region of France.
 Thuringia (Thüringen) 16,172 State of Germany.
Kenya Nyanza Province 16,162 Province of Kenya.
Kenya Nyanza Province 16,162 Third smallest province of Kenya.
North Korea Chagang Province 16,076 Second largest province of North Korea.
Peru Tacna Region 16,076 Region of Peru.
Tonlé Sap 16,000 Lake in Cambodia, at the height of the monsoon season.
Afghanistan Sar-e Pol Province 15,999 Province of Afghanistan.
Chile O'Higgins 15,950 Region of Chile.
Laos Vientiane Prefecture 15,927 Province of Laos.
Laos Xiangkhoang 15,880 Province of Laos.
Turkey Mersin province 15,853 Province of Turkey.
Chile Región Metropolitana de Santiago 15,782 Smallest region of Chile.
 Schleswig-Holstein 15,763 State of Germany.
Thailand Ubon Ratchathani Province 15,745 Province of Thailand.
Peru Moquegua Region 15,734 Region of Peru.
Lake Vostok 15,690 Lake in Antarctica.
Norway Hordaland 15,634 County of Norway.
Greece Central Greece 15,549 Second largest region of Greece.
Iran Qazvin Province 15,549 Province of Iran.
Vietnam Gia Lai Province 15,536.90 Second largest province of Vietnam.
Iran Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province 15,504 Province of Iran.
Greece Peloponnese 15,490 Third largest region of Greece.
Uruguay Tacuarembó Department 15,438 Largest department of Uruguay.
Laos Champasak 15,415 Province of Laos.
Laos Oudomxai 15,370 Province of Laos.
Indonesia North Sulawesi 15,364 Province of Indonesia.
Turkey Diyarbakır Province 15,355 Province of Turkey.
Norway Telemark 15,313 County of Norway.
Russia Chechen Republic 15,300 Federal subject of Russia. (the exact area is unknown as the border of Chechnya with Ingushetia has not been demarcated).
Uzbekistan Toshkent Province 15,300 Province of Uzbekistan.
 Iwate 15,279 Prefecture of Japan.
Ecuador Esmeraldas Province 15,216 Province of Ecuador.
Ivory Coast Haut-Sassandra 15,200 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Flag of Portuguesa.png Portuguesa 15,200 State of Venezuela.
Poland Lesser Poland Voivodeship (Małopolskie) 15,144 Voivodeship of Poland.
Norway Møre og Romsdal 15,104 County of Norway.
Russia Kaliningrad Oblast 15,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Italy Calabria 15,080 Region of Italy.
Nigeria Ondo State 15,019 State of Nigeria.
Saudi Arabia Al Bahah Province 15,000 Province of Saudi Arabia.
Norway Buskerud 14,927 County of Norway.
 Kelantan 14,922 State of Malaysia.
Paraguay Alto Paraná 14,895 Department of Paraguay.
 East Timor 14,874 Country in Southeast Asia.
Laos Bolikhamxai 14,863 Province of Laos.
Flag of Cojedes State.svg Cojedes 14,800 State of Venezuela.
Paraguay Canindeyú 14,667 Department of Paraguay.
Namibia Caprivi Region 14,528 Region of Namibia.
 Connecticut 14,357 State of the United States.
Turkey Kahramanmaraş Province 14,327 Province of Turkey.
Lucayan Archipelago 14,295 One of three island chains in the Caribbean, consisting of the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands.
Turkey Balıkesir Province 14,292 Province of Turkey.
Cambodia Mondulkiri Province 14,288 Largest province of Cambodia.
Peru Lambayeque Region 14,231 Region of Peru.
Turkey Afyonkarahisar Province 14,230 Province of Turkey.
Algeria Tébessa Province 14,227 Province of Algeria.
Ivory Coast Lagunes 14,200 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
Afghanistan Bamiyan Province 14,175 Province of Afghanistan.
Vietnam Sơn La Province 14,174.40 Third largest province of Vietnam.
Uruguay Salto Department 14,163 Second largest department of Uruguay.
Greece East Macedonia and Thrace 14,157 region of Greece.
Ivory Coast Moyen-Cavally 14,150 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
United Kingdom Northern Ireland 14,139 Smallest constituent country of the United Kingdom.
Cuba Camagüey Province 14,134 Largest province of Cuba.
Turkey Yozgat Province 14,123 Province of Turkey.
New Zealand Hawke's Bay 14,111 Region of New Zealand.
Israel Southern District 14,107 Largest District of Israel.
Russia Karachay–Cherkess Republic 14,100 Federal subject of Russia.
Iran Gilan Province 14,042 Province of Iran.
Greece Thessaly 14,037 region of Greece.
Uruguay Paysandú Department 13,922 Third largest department of Uruguay.
Poland Lubusz Voivodeship (Lubuskie) 13,984 Voivodeship of Poland.
Ukraine Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast 13,928 Oblast of Ukraine.
North Korea Ryanggang Province 13,888 Third largest province of North Korea.
 Bahamas 13,878 Country in the Caribbean.
Cameroon West Province 13,872 Smallest province of Cameroon.
Yemen Sana'a Governorate 13,850 Governorate of Yemen. Possibly divided in 2004, with territory going to a new governorate of unspecified area, Raymah Governorate.
Ukraine Ternopil Oblast 13,823 Oblast of Ukraine.
Cambodia Kampong Thom 13,814 Second largest province of Cambodia.
 Montenegro 13,812 Country in Europe.
Turkey Manisa Province 13,810 Province of Turkey.
 Puerto Rico 13,790 Territory of the United States.
New Zealand Northland 13,789 Region of New Zealand.
Cambodia Preah Vihear Province 13,788 Third largest province of Cambodia.
 Fukushima 13,783 Prefecture of Japan.
Philippines Isabela 13,778.76 Second largest province of the Philippines; includes the independent city of Santiago.
Senegal Kolda Region 13,718 Region of Senegal.
Turkey Eskişehir Province 13,652 Province of Turkey.
Uruguay Cerro Largo Department 13,648 Department of Uruguay.
Republic of the Congo Kouilou 13,644 Department of the Republic of the Congo.
Italy Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol 13,607 Region of Italy.
Mauritania Gorgol 13,600 Region of Mauritania.
Italy Campania 13,595 Region of Italy.
Flanders Flemish Region 13,522 Region of Belgium.
Turkey Muğla province 13,338 Province of Turkey.
Tanzania Kilimanjaro 13,309 Region of Tanzania.
Lake Maracaibo 13,300 Lake in Venezuela
Morocco Doukkala-Abda 13,285 Region of Morocco.
Yemen Al Hudaydah Governorate 13,250 Governorate of Yemen. Possibly divided in 2004, with territory going to a new governorate of unspecified area, Raymah Governorate.
Kenya Central Province 13,191 Third smallest Province of Kenya.
Kenya Central Province 13,191 Second smallest province of Kenya.
Lesser Antilles 13,187 The third major island chain in the Caribbean.
Vietnam Đắk Lắk Province 13,139.20 Province of Vietnam.
Turkey Kastamonu Province 13,108 Province of Turkey.
Kyrgyzstan Jalal-Abad Province 13,000 Third smallest province of Kyrgyzstan.
 Terengganu 12,955 State of Malaysia.
Paraguay Amambay 12,933 Department of Paraguay.
Thailand Surat Thani Province 12,892 Province of Thailand.
Turkey Çorum Province 12,820 Province of Turkey.
Turkey Adana Province 12,788 Province of Turkey.
Thailand Chainat Province 12,778 Province of Thailand.
Ukraine Zakarpattia Oblast 12,777 Oblast of Ukraine.
Bangladesh Sylhet Division 12,718 Second smallest division of Bangladesh.
Cambodia Pursat Province 12,692 Province of Cambodia.
Thailand Lopburi Province 12,681 Province of Thailand.
Thailand Phayao Province 12,668 Province of Thailand.
Yemen Lahij Governorate 12,650 Governorate of Yemen.
Tyrol (state) Tyrol 12,648 Third largest state of Austria.
 Nagano 12,598 Prefecture of Japan.
 Niigata 12,582 Prefecture of Japan.
North Korea North P'yŏngan Province 12,575 Province of North Korea.
Thailand Krabi Province 12,534 Province of Thailand.
Russia Kabardino-Balkar Republic 12,500 Federal subject of Russia.
New Zealand Marlborough 12,484 Unitary authority of New Zealand.
Ecuador Napo Province 12,426 Province of Ecuador.
France Nord-Pas de Calais 12,414 Region of France.
Yemen Sa'dah Governorate 12,370 Governorate of Yemen.
Afghanistan Takhar Province 12,333 Province of Afghanistan.
France Upper Normandy 12,317 Region of France.
Turkey Malatya Province 12,313 Province of Turkey.
Poland Silesian Voivodeship (Śląskie) 12,294 Third smallest Voivodeship of Poland.
Republic of the Congo Bouenza 12,266 Third smallest department of the Republic of the Congo.
New Zealand Bay of Plenty 12,231 Region of New Zealand.
Indonesia Gorontalo 12,215 Province of Indonesia.
Algeria Batna Province 12,192 Province of Algeria.
 Vanuatu 12,189 Country in Oceania.
North Korea North Hamgyŏng Province 12,189 Province of North Korea.
 Falkland Islands 12,173 British Overseas Territory in the South Atlantic Ocean (near South America). Claimed by Argentina. Excludes South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.
Paraguay Ñeembucú 12,147 Department of Paraguay.
Philippines Lanao del Sur 12,051.85 Third largest province of the Philippines.
France Île-de-France 12,012 Third smallest region of Metropolitan France.
South Korea South Jeolla Province 11,987 Third largest province of South Korea.
 Upper Austria 11,982 State of Austria.
Turkey İzmir Province 11,973 Province of Turkey.
Uruguay Artigas Department 11,928 Department of Uruguay.
Turkey Erzincan Province 11,903 Province of Turkey.
Turkey Kütahya Province 11,875 Province of Turkey.
Turkey Denizli Province 11,868 Province of Turkey.
Senegal Kaffrine Region 11,853 Region of Senegal.
Burma Mon State 11,831 State of Myanmar (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Divisions, and others titled as States).
Flag of Sucre State.svg Sucre 11,800 State of Venezuela.
Afghanistan Jowzjan Province 11,798 Province of Afghanistan.
Thailand Udon Thani Province 11,730 Province of Thailand.
Thailand Chiang Mai Province 11,678 Province of Thailand.
Saudi Arabia Jizan Province 11,671 Smallest province of Saudi Arabia.
Poland Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship (Świętokrzyskie) 11,671 Second smallest Voivodeship of Poland.
Burma Kayah State 11,670 Smallest state of Myanmar, second largest administrative entity (Myanmar has certain administrative divisions titled as Divisions, and others titled as States).
Cuba Matanzas Province 11,669 Second largest province of Cuba.
Uruguay Durazno Department 11,643 Department of Uruguay.
Pakistan Azad Kashmir 11,639 Province of Pakistan.
 Akita 11,612 Prefecture of Japan.
North Korea South P'yŏngan Province 11,577 Province of North Korea.
Morocco Tangier-Tétouan 11,570 Region of Morocco.
Liberia Nimba 11,551 Largest county of Liberia.
Iran Qom Province 11,526 Smallest province of Iran.
Paraguay Caaguazú Department 11,474 Department of Paraguay.
Thailand Nakhon Si Thammarat Province 11,472 Province of Thailand.
 Nagorno-Karabakh 11,458 Independent non-sovereign republic in Azerbaijan.
 Querétaro 11,449 State of Mexico.
Thailand Lamphun Province 11,425 Province of Thailand.
Kyrgyzstan Talas Province 11,400 Second smallest province of Kyrgyzstan.
Bangladesh Barisal Division 11,394 Smallest division of Bangladesh.
Turkey Ağrı Province 11,376 Province of Turkey.
Greece West Greece 11,350 region of Greece.
 Murcia 11,313 Autonomous community of Spain.
Georgia (country) Kakheti 11,311 Largest region of Georgia.
Flag of Mérida.svg Mérida 11,300 State of Venezuela.
 Gambia 11,295 Country in Africa.
Costa Rica Puntarenas Province 11,266 Largest province of Costa Rica.
Afghanistan Samangan Province 11,262 Province of Afghanistan.
Sweden Kalmar County 11,171 County of Sweden.
Cambodia Koh Kong Province 11,160 Province of Cambodia.
Vietnam Thanh Hóa Province 11,136.30 Province of Vietnam.
Tachira flag.gif Táchira 11,100 State of Venezuela.
Cambodia Kratie Province 11,094 Province of Cambodia.
Cambodia Stung Treng Province 11,092 Province of Cambodia.
Panama Darién Province 11,091 Largest province of Panama.
Cambodia Battambang Province 11,072 Province of Cambodia.
Sweden Skåne County 11,027 County of Sweden.
 Qatar 11,000 Country in Middle East.
 Jamaica 10,991 Country in the Caribbean.
Turkey Bursa Province 10,963 Province of Turkey.
Colombia Sucre Department 10,917 District of Colombia.
 Kosovo 10,887 Region in Europe; recognized by some countries as an independent country.
Thailand Kanchanaburi Province 10,886 Province of Thailand.
Cuba Pinar del Río Province 10,860 Third largest province of Cuba.
Thailand Phichit Province 10,816 Province of Thailand.
Italy Abruzzo 10,794 Region of Italy.
Ecuador Loja Province 10,792 Province of Ecuador.
Cambodia Ratanakiri Province 10,782 Province of Cambodia.
Namibia Ohangwena Region 10,703 Region of Namibia.
Laos Salavan 10,691 Province of Laos.
Panama Veraguas Province 10,677 Second largest province of Panama.
Ivory Coast Sud-Bandama 10,650 Region of Côte d'Ivoire.
 Asturias 10,604 Autonomous community of Spain.
North Korea Kangwŏn Province 10,600 Third smallest province of North Korea.
 Gifu 10,598 Prefecture of Japan.
Sweden Östergötland County 10,562 County of Sweden.
Ecuador Zamora-Chinchipe 10,556 Province of Ecuador.
Uruguay Rocha Department 10,551 Department of Uruguay.
South Korea South Gyeongsang Province 10,516 Province of South Korea.
Philippines Bukidnon 10,498.59 Province of the Philippines.
India Tripura 10,492 State of India.
Liberia Grand Gedeh 10,484 Second largest county of Liberia.
Sweden Jönköping County 10,475 County of Sweden.
 Lebanon 10,452 Country in Middle East.
Vietnam Quảng Nam Province 10,438.30 Province of Vietnam.
Uruguay Florida Department 10,417 Department of Uruguay.
 Navarre 10,391 Autonomous community of Spain.
Nigeria Rivers State 10,361 State of Nigeria.
Thailand Bangkok 10,323 Province of Thailand.
Laos Attapu 10,320 Province of Laos.
Mauritania Guidimaka 10,300 Region of Mauritania.
Cambodia Siem Reap Province 10,299 Province of Cambodia.